Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy includes an externship in SKPLB122.

Major: 
1005
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