Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomy TechnicianPhlebotomists 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 2026. The average annual median salary for phlebotomists in the Middle TN area ranges between $22,000 and $32,000.

Requirements

Background check, drug screening, and math assessment are required before acceptance. Pre-clinical requirements include medical and liability insurance and documentation of vaccines.

Contact

Kathryn Miller, Director
(615) 230-3343 or
(888) 335-8722, ext. 3343
kathryn.miller@volstate.edu

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