Camsen Career Institute's Phlebotomy/EKG Program will prepare the student for certification and employment as an entry level Phlebotomist and EKG Technician.
Phlebotomy/EKG Program description:
Upon completion of this program the student will have the option of being certified by a National exam. This program will prepare the student for collection of blood specimens using a safe and aseptic technique. The student will be trained to collect samples through capillary or venipuncture on adults and pediatric patients. The student will also be prepared to obtain and interpret EKG tracings. This program consists of classroom, skills lab and externship hours at an outside agency offering Phlebotomy and EKG tracings from humans. The externship portion of this program is competency based and may not take the entire externship hours to complete*. The student will have to demonstrate successful blood specimen collection with 25 successful venipunctures, 5 skin punctures, and record a minimum of 10 EKG tracings. Upon completion of the program the student will receive a diploma.
Phlebotomy/EKG Program Prerequisites:
Fulfillment of all admissions requirements
Maintain CPR for Health Care Providers by the American Heart Association or equivalent