Phlebotomists are in high demand in the healthcare field. The phlebotomy course is a combination of online learning, practical labs, and a rotation in a clinical setting. This course is designed to prepare students for the NHA (National Healthcareer Association) Phlebotomy Technician certification exam. Upon completion, students will be able to perform:
- Venipuncture procedures
- Capillary collection procedures
- Point of care testing
- Urine collection
- Specimen processing
Phlebotomists are employed in hospitals, urgent care centers, physician offices, independent labs, health departments, and blood banks. The demand for phlebotomists is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2026. The average annual median salary for phlebotomists in the Middle TN area ranges between $22,000 and $32,000.
Zoom Phlebotomy Program Information will be coming soon.
To register for an information session, email Stephanie Hynes or call (615) 230-3338.