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    Phlebotomy Technician

    “A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.” 
    ― Steve Maraboli,
     

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    Phlebotomy Technician

    The Phlebotomy program prepares students for employment as a Phlebotomist in a Hospital, Clinical, or Independent Medical Laboratory. A Phlebotomist collects, processes, and distributes laboratory specimens according to established procedures for analysis. Techniques of venipuncture for specimen collection are demonstrated and practiced in the lab to allow the student to perform these skills in a clinical setting with supervision.

    Requirements:

    • Applicant must be 17 years old or older.

    • High school diploma or GED certificate

    • Social Security Card

    (If you do not have a HS/GED, you will be required to take the TABE test.)

    Hands-on Learning Includes:
    This program mainly associates with laboratory demonstrations; this program will train you in the following areas:

    • Safe and efficient work practices

    • Legal and ethical responsibilities

    • Circulation in the human body

    • Safety and measurements in the laboratory setting

    • Techniques of specimen collection 


    Length:
    165 clock hours
    Approximately 4 weeks  Day Program) – full time/8:30am to 2pm/ Monday-Thursday
    Approximately 5 weeks (Night Program) – part time/5:30pm to 10pm/ Monday-Thursday 

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     At HHI we provide continuous enrollment for your flexible schedule.