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Phlebotomy Certification Preparation Course

Description

YOU MUST ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION AS A REQUIREMENT BEFORE YOU REGISTER OR PAY FOR THIS CLASS!
Are you interested in being a Phlebotomist? Join us for a one-hour informative session that offers an overview of the profession and specific details for the course. 

Click here to sign up for an Information Session:

Phlebotomy is the process of collecting blood samples for quality laboratory testing. Those who acquire these skills have
a variety of career opportunities in healthcare settings. Our program includes 52 hours of quality classroom instruction and hands-on practice in phlebotomy and a 120 hour clinical externship. Participants who complete our program and meet the course requirements will be eligible to take a national certification exam through the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP). Exam fee is $135 (this is a separate cost). Visit: 
www.ascp.org for more information.

Clinical Experience:
Our program does offer a clinical rotation which is a vitally important component. Clinical assignments will be made with each participant during class. Clinical will generally be 40 hours a week for a three-week block. Clinical time preferences may be requested but will not be guaranteed. The clinical schedule will generally be Monday - Friday during dayshift hours.

Requirements for Acceptance:
(Acceptance letter will include the due dates for these forms)
-You must attend an information session
-Copy of a high school diploma or GED
-Must have physical within the last 6 months
 
-Must test negative for a 2-step tuberculosis test
 
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Copy of your health insurance card (or write a note 
claiming personal responsibility

- Must be able to read and write, possess the needed manual dexterity
to perform phlebotomy, and be able to lift up to 20 lbs.
 
Certified Background Check and finger printing


Program Dates:
January 17 - February 21, 2014
     Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
      Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Clinical Rotations will be announced at the Information Session.

Instructor: Nancy Kovacs
Location: Room 2630 - 2nd Floor Mercy College

 
Program Cost:
$2295.00** ($500 non-refundable deposit due at the time of registration)
balance will need to be paid in full before the beginning of class. Certified Background Check, this is to be completed prior to the beginning of the class.

**Includes textbook, lab supplies, liability insurance, and Certified Background Check.**




Additional Information

 

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Classes

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Register Now! 40018.01 Mercy College of Ohio
2630
18 - &up Kovacs 8/8 - 9/12 Tu Fr Varied $2,295.00 View 26