Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy

Short-Term Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 2241

The phlebotomist performs venipuncture and micro skin punctures, obtaining blood specimens from patients for the purpose of testing and analysis. The graduate of the program is prepared for employment in hospitals, clinics, private laboratories, and physician office laboratories. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

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Fall Semester
HLED 153 First Aid and Safety 2
BIOG 115 Body Structure and Function ** 3
CLSC 111 Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Science Technology >** 2
PHBT 111 Basic Laboratory Techniques >** 2
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
     
Spring Semester
CMMC 165 Interpersonal Communication 3
PHBT 121 Phlebotomy Clinical Practicum >** 3
ALHN 110 Medical Terminology 3
Total Credit Hours: 19

1. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider certification is required upon entrance into the program.
2. > Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.
3. ** Indicates that a grade of "C" (2.0) or better must be earned in order to continue in the sequence.
4. Graduates of the Practical Nursing and Medical Assisting programs at LCCC need only to complete CLSC 111, PHBT 111 and PHBT 121.
5. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    June 1993
Revised         July 2012
Effective       August 2012

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