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Phlebotomy &EKG

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Phlebotomy and EKG Career Path-HEA115

$2,499

with MULTIPLE INSTRUCTORS

Calendar Next available session starts Mar 19, 2024 at 9 am

Phlebotomy and EKG Career Path The combined Phlebotomy and EKG Technician program provides the necessary skills required to function as a vital member of the clinical laboratory team. Learn to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis, become familiar with all aspects of blood collection, and the necessary skills needed to perform venipunctures safely. Combined with EKG, the course further covers topics and processes critical to conducting and interpreting electrocardiograms (EKGs) including the anatomy and physiology of the heart, technology used such as the EKG machine, how to interpret a rhythm strip, and details of a myocardial infarction. Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization in order to gain valuable hands-on experience. Courses prepares students to take the leading national/industry-recognized certification exam(s) essential to entry-level employment in this fast growing field: National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT), and National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified EKG Technician (CET). Course includes CPR and required textbooks. Exam(s) not included in the cost of the program. Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent. Please visit https://www.northshore.edu/professional/skills/health.html to review the healthcare course requirements before registering.

PHLEBOTOMY-HEA103

$1,899

with MULTIPLE INSTRUCTORS

Calendar Next available session starts Mar 19, 2024 at 9 am

Phlebotomy Phlebotomists are a vital member of the clinical laboratory team, whose main function is to obtain patient blood specimens by venipuncture and microcollection for testing purposes. Learn to collect blood specimens from clients, become familiar with all aspects of blood collection, and the skills needed to perform venipunctures safely. Topics in this course include medical terminology, related anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, and procedures for collection of other types of specimens within the scope of practice of the phlebotomist. Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization in order to gain valuable hands-on experience. Course prepares students to take the leading national/industry-recognized certification exam(s) essential to entry-level employment in this fast-growing field: National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT). Course includes CPR and required textbook. Exam not included in the cost of the program. Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent. Please visit https://www.northshore.edu/professional/skills/health.html to review the healthcare course requirements before registering.





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