Become a Phlebotomy Technician
Become a critical team member in hospitals, diagnostic laboratories and blood donor centers. It’s an especially exciting time to begin a phlebotomy career as new types of tests are developed, and lab tech positions grow.
- Drawing blood from patients and blood donors
- Evaluating patients’ ability to withstand the procedure and helping them feel comfortable
- Explaining blood-drawing procedure to patients and answering questions
- Performing basic point-of-care testing, such as reading blood glucose levels
- Preparing blood, urine and other specimens for testing
- Maintaining medical equipment such as needles, test tubes and blood vials
Upon successful completion of this training program (in either format described below), you would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) national examination.
To be eligible for the program, you are required to:
- Be a minimum age of 18 years old
- Possess a high school diploma, GED or HiSet
- Comply with MCC’s application procedures
- Comply with MCC’s tuition requirements