The Phlebotomy Technician Program provides phlebotomy instruction to the student with a working knowledge of collecting blood while emphasizing on patient safety, quality assurance, universal, standard precautions and legal issues and complications. Techniques taught during this course are Evacuated tube method, Syringe method, Winged infusion set, Capillary blood collection, Glucose testing, Bleeding time, Blood smear & Urinalysis. This program prepares learners to act as entry level Phlebotomists. The Phlebotomist is a member of the health care team who collects and processes lab specimens, educates patients in specimen collection procedures, and performs waived laboratory tests. Phlebotomists may also have responsibilities for information processing, training, and quality control monitoring. Most Phlebotomists work in hospital or clinic labs, blood centers, nursing homes, insurance companies, research facilities, or public health.
The Phlebotomy Technician program at JFK Institute of Healthcare is designed to make an individual equipped with skills required to work in the healthcare field.
At successfully completion of the program the students will be eligible for 2 national certifications. The Phlebotomy Technician Certification, and Blood-borne Pathogen Certification. Our program was designed keeping in mind the job market and the competitiveness of skills that the employer expects from an employee. The Phlebotomy Technician program has a curriculum that is educationally flexible and provides career mobility. Graduates are prepared to practice safely within their identified scope of practice and to promote, protect, and improve the health of the diverse community. Emphasis is on technical skills necessary to perform personal care to complex patients, implementation of selected portions of care plan that includes performing phlebotomy. Upon graduation students will be considered competent for entry level positions as an Phlebotomy Technician.
At completion of the program the student will be awarded with a certificate of completion.
PROGRAM KEY DETAILS
5 - 7 Weeks
Small Class Size
PROGRAM MODULES OUTLINE
WHERE CAN I WORK AS A PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN
LONG TERM CARE
Upon successful completion of the phlebotomy technician training program you will be eligible for National Certification exam. Ask your admissions counselor for detailed information on certification eligibility and options.
Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Blood-borne Pathogen Certification
PROGRAM COMPLETION REWARDS
At successful completion, you will receive digital badges that can be used online to display your achievements.
At the completion of the program, you will be awarded with a program completion certificate.
With the completion of this program, you will also be awarded with Career Enhancement Clock Hours (CECH), that may be displayed on your resume.
Your completion also comes with a dedicated transcript that shows your areas of grades for each course you attended.