The phlebotomy program is designed to prepare the student so they are proficient in clinical laboratories in hospitals, physician’s offices, and all other ambulatory healthcare services. Students will be prepared to obtain patient’s blood specimens by venipuncture and micro collection. They will learn anatomy and physiology; how to select equipment; additives that are used in blood collection; transporting, handling, and processing specimens; infection control; safety precautions; and HIPAA as well as working as a healthcare team member.
Objectives include, but not limited to:
- Medical Terminology
- Professional Communication Skills
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Infection Control
- Safety Precautions
- Vital Signs
- Equipment and Supplies
- Collection by Capillary Puncture
- Collection by Routine Venipuncture
- Errors and Complications
- Point of Care Testing
Tuition for the phlebotomy program is $1,200.00; other fees are $325.00.
Allied Health Careers Institute is authorized for operation as a post secondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and completion information on the programs offered by Allied Health Careers Institute, please visit https://www.tn.gov/thec/bureaus/student-aid-and-compliance/postsecontdary-state-authorization/authorized-institutiions-and-data.html