Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy includes an externship in SKPLB122.

Description

The Phlebotomy Program prepares individuals to obtain blood specimens by skin puncture and venipuncture from patients as well as correctly and safely process the specimens for laboratories. A solid education qualifies the phlebotomist to find employment in hospitals, patient service centers, life insurance companies, doctor’s offices and donor centers. Phlebotomists provide a valuable service that is part of the overall wellness plan for many patients.

  Clock Hours: 410
SKHCC130 Fundamentals in Health Care Delivery 45
SKHCC146 Common Medical Terminology for Health Care Workers 104
SKPLB109 Phlebotomy: Basic Skills 60
SKPLB111 Specimen Processing and Advanced Techniques in Phlebotomy Procedures 81
SKPLB122 Practicum: Phlebotomy and Specimen Processing 120