Phlebotomy News

Veterinary Technicians in High Demand

Congratulations on the decision to become a veterinary technician.  The veterinary technician occupation is growing quickly and veterinary technician schools are always recruiting new students.  Overall, veterinary technician is a great career option.  Veterinary technician pay is very good and degree programs are not very long.  Finding a veterinary technician school that’s perfect for you […]

Copperas Cover High School provides phlebotomy class

COPPERAS COVE — Copperas Cove High School student Angelica Wright ties the rubbery band around the upper arm of fellow student Christopher Hastings and tells him to make a fist. Like a professional who has worked in the phlebotomy field well beyond her years, Wright slides the needle right into the vein. Hastings doesn’t even […]

Meridian Community College Phlebotomy Grads

Meridian Community College, located in Meridian Mississippi, recently hosted a recognition and completion ceremony for 10 Phlebotomy Essentials students who completed the 140-hour course offered through MCC’s Workforce Development department. In the class students learn the basic of phlebotomy, including anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system venipuncture skin puncture coagulation theory equipment and order […]

Blinn College hosts information series for phlebotomy jobs

BRYAN, TX – Blinn College will host a series of information sessions this summer for job seekers interested in a career in phlebotomy. Phlebotomists draw blood for tests, transfusions, donation or research, and may explain the procedure to patients and assist in the recovery of patients with adverse reactions. According to the U.S. Bureau of […]

East Tennessee University to Offer Phlebotomy Training

East Tennessee State University’s Office of Professional Development is accepting students for a Phlebotomy Certification Training course to begin Tuesday, Aug. 11. The course will meet on the main ETSU campus from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays through Oct. 15. The phlebotomy course provides instruction in the skills needed for the proper […]

College of Southern Nevada adds Phlebotomy Program

College of Southern Nevada, Mesquite Campus, is introducing new professor Kathy Jo Knight who will be teaching the phlebotomy program in the fall. Knight currently is the Laboratory Administrative Director at Mesa View Regional Hospital. A phlebotomist collects blood for analysis, checks the quality of the sample and is responsible for the safety of a […]