Upon successful completion of this program, learners will display proficiency in the following areas:
•The history of phlebotomy and the healthcare setting
•Quality assurance and legal issues
•Infection control, safety, first aid, and personal wellness
•Universal precautions including safety protocols
•Blood banks and blood typing
•Human anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system
•Specimen collection, processing, and handling
•Blood collection equipment, additives, and order of draw
•Venipuncture specimen collection procedures
•Arterial puncture procedures
•Pediatric and geriatric blood collection
•Heel puncture, protocol, practice, and syringe draws
•Respiratory, pneumonia, and TB isolation protocol
This course is specifically created for people who don’t have experience with phlebotomy or the healthcare industry in general. It will teach you how to comfort patients when drawing their blood and much more. Therefore, this program is an excellent option for healthcare professionals to improve their skills as well.
This phlebotomy technician program will teach you:
• About venipuncture techniques and tools
• How to process samples
• Methods to physically and mentally prepare patients for drawing blood
Our program includes extensive use of multimedia presentations that’ll help make the learning process simple. As a result, you’ll enjoy what you’re learning, and you can improve your retention too.
This program also includes certification. We’ll provide you with an exam voucher for the Certified Phlebotomy Technician(CPT) certification exam by the National Healthcareer Association. Also, we provide our students with a clinical externship opportunity at any one of their local healthcare providers! This optional externship will give you hands-on experience, improving the application of the skills you learn in this course.
After completing our program and certification, you can become a phlebotomy technician and begin advancing your career in the healthcare industry.
Students who complete this program will have the opportunity to pursue the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Phlebotomy Technician Exam. In addition, several state and national certification exams exist to test the competency of aspiring phlebotomy technicians. Each state may have additional licensing requirements, be sure to research your states requirements for employment by visiting your states occupation board.