Phlebotomist responsibilities and daily activities include: Identifying patients via ID, medical record or other means. Drawing blood using needles and other equipment. Labeling samples correctly and send them for testing.A Phlebotomy Technician draws blood from patients or blood donors. They can also process and prepare the samples for testing. As needles can be scary, a phlebotomist must also have compassion and empathy for their patients.
Phlebotomy Technician program is designed to teach the knowledge in technical and procedural aspects of basic phlebotomy, including collection of blood specimens and venipuncture required to become a Phlebotomy technician. The Phlebotomy Technician program includes theory and hands-on instruction. The program will teach students the concepts of Introduction to Phlebotomy & Infection Control, Legal Issues in Healthcare, Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology, Phlebotomy Equipment & Supplies, Phlebotomy Procedures, and Phlebotomy Fundamental Essentials. This program is designed for learner’s who want to advance their career or interested in starting a career in the medical field to become a phlebotomy technician. This is a comprehensive 80-hour program.
Prerequisites for the Program
1. Proof individual is at least 18 years or older
2. High School Diploma or GED
3. The payment of registration fee and arrangements to pay tuition.
4. Signed admissions application and signed enrollment agreement.
5. All applicants must be able to speak, read, and understand English