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Phlebotomy & Lab Services

Next start date:  September 2014

Prerequisite: High School Diploma or Equivalency

Tuition: $2000 (+ book costs)

Class Schedule:
Tuesday/Thursday, 5–9 p.m.; AND Saturday, 8 a.m.–noon

Program length:
10-11 weeks / 124 hours

Download the Phlebotomy/Lab Services Info Sheet

Definition of Opportunities & Roles

-    Laboratory Services Assistant

-    Phlebotomist

-    Specimen Processor

-    Blood Donor Specialist

Safety

-    Blood Borne Pathogen Issues

-    Proper Handling/Instruments

-    Infection Control/Patient Care Issues

Foundation Knowledge

-    Medical Terminology

-    Basic Anatomy & Physiology

 

Dermal Puncture

-    Lancets / Hematocrit Tubes

-    Slides / Glucometer

Specific Skills Required

-    General Interpersonal Skills

-    Personal Hygiene/Clothing

-    Work Ethic and Habits

Non-Invasive Skills

-    Blood Pressure & Pulse

Venipuncture

-    Routine Methods

-    Special Populations

-    Butterfly Needle/Syringe

Employment Skills Development

-    Resume/Cover Letter Creation

-    Workplace Essential Skills & Ethics

-    Interviewing Skills

Legal Issues

-    Professional Training Aspects/Confidentiality

 

 

 

 












Instructor: Karen-Marie Ragusa, kragusa@monroe2boces.org

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - BS Health Management
NY State Education Dept - Adult Education Certificate
15 Years Experience, BOCES 2 Adult Education Instructor
PBT - Phlebotomy Technician (ASCP, American Society of Clinical Pathologists)

Funding resources are available:Ask an Admission Advisor for more information.



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