Certificate in Phlebotomy and Laboratory Services

Phlebotomy and Laboratory Services Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all phlebotomy program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate effective communication that represents competence and professionalism in the healthcare field.
  2. Develop an understanding of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology.
  3. Describe HIPAA and its implications in the laboratory setting.
  4. Perform phlebotomy and capillary specimen collection.
  5. Determine which collection is most appropriate based on the patient's condition and the specimen required.
  6. Collect and prepare a variety of laboratory specimens.
  7. Perform basic laboratory testing and associated quality control.
  8. Demonstrate laboratory safety techniques when collecting specimens and performing laboratory testing.