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Brookfield - Continuing Education - Phlebotomy

Course Name: Phlebotomy
Cost: $995.00
Location: Herzing University Brookfield, 555 S. Executive Drive, Brookfield
Items needed: See Required Texts or Other Supplemental Materials below
Contact hours: 48 contact hours
Weeks to complete: 8 weeks
Prerequisite(s) None
Who should attend: Students interested in obtaining a Phlebotomy Certificate
Course type: Lecture and Lab

Course Information

This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to function as a specialist in obtaining blood specimens. The knowledge and skills utilized while collecting various blood samples from patients is vital in today’s healthcare industry. A foundation will be constructed by learning and practicing in a real world environment from: specimen requisition and processing; proper equipment and utilization; and followed by quality assurance. The phlebotomist must have the knowledge of the healthcare system including: the terminology used; the laws and ethics that oversee; and the standards in procedures that govern their practices. The student will learn anatomy and physiology of the human body focusing on the knowledge that will enhance their skills in sample recovery for both capillary and venous blood collection. The final step in fostering the growth of our students into an exceptional phlebotomist is to provide hands on training in recognizing and minimizing patient’s exposure to infection while focusing on patient care.

It is the goal of the phlebotomy program to provide the education and practical requirements to allow them to sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) offered by the National Healthcareer Association. Completion of the program is not dependent on the student’s ability to pass the certification exam.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Understand Blood specimen processing including collecting, transporting, and handling.
  2. Relate anatomy and physiology to the pathological conditions of the body systems.
  3. Identify and use the proper equipment, supplies, and additives needed in blood collection.
  4. Recognize influences related to specimen collection procedures and test results and taking proper actions.
  5. Understand infection control and safety policies and procedures.
  6. Understand quality control measures.
  7. Recognize the responsibilities of other laboratory and health care personnel and be able to professionally interact with them.
  8. Demonstrate an understanding of requisitioning and the legal repercussions within the work location.
  9. Applying basic skills in learning new processes and techniques.
  10. Realize the importance of continuing education within the profession.
  11. Meet the academic requirements to be eligible to apply and sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) through the National Healthcareer Association or an equivalent certifying agency.

Required Texts or Other Supplemental Materials

Phlebotomy Essentials, 5th Ed., McCall & Tankersley, ISBN978-1-60547-637-7 (Loaner) Student Workbook for Phlebotomy Essentials, 5 Ed., McCall & Tankersley, ISBN 978-1-60831-119-4 (Keeper)

Grading

Pass/Fail
Dr. William M. Getter
Vice President of Academic Affairs

Brookfield - Continuing Education

Whether you’re enrolled in a continuing education course now or are considering a certification program, you’ll find answers to all your questions below. Explore how Herzing’s continuing education program can put you on the path to success.

Consider Brookfield's continuing ed classes to further develop your massage and nursing skills:

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Accounting O
Business Management With No Concentration O
Business Management With a Concentration in Business Administration O
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Legal Studies O

Only the Herzing University paralegal programs at New Orleans and Atlanta are approved by the American Bar Association. The Herzing Legal Studies program offered online is not approved by the ABA.

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Software Development With a Concentration in Computer Programming O
Technology Management C/O

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Dental Administrative Services C
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Insurance Billing and Coding Specialist O
Legal Studies O

Only the Herzing University paralegal programs at New Orleans and Atlanta are approved by the American Bar Association. The Herzing Legal Studies program offered online is not approved by the ABA.

Medical Office Administration C/O
Software Development O
Technology Studies O
Therapeutic Massage C
Wind Energy Technology O

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Master of Business Administration O
Master of Business Administration in Accounting O
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Master of Business Administration in Project Management O
Master of Business Administration in Public Safety Leadership O
Master of Business Administration in Technology Management O
Master of Business Administration—Dual Concentration Option O

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David George, Ed.D., Academic DeanWelcome to Herzing University's Brookfield Campus! From the moment you begin, or continue, your academic career with us, our focus will be on the end goal – obtaining degree completion. My role will be to help you along this path every step of the way, leading to GRADUATION! I look forward to shaking your hand as I present you with your hard-earned diploma, while all your family and friends applaud your accomplishment.

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Academic Dean

Akron - Continuing Education - Phlebotomy

Course Name:Phlebotomy
Cost:$480.00 (Cost includes book use and voucher for certification exam.)
Location:Herzing University - Akron, 1600 S. Arlington Street, Suite 100, Akron, OH 44306
Items needed:See Required Texts or Other Supplemental Materials below
Contact hours:48 contact hours
Weeks to complete:8 weeks
Prerequisite(s)

Health Requirements must be completed two weeks prior to start date.

Documentation of the following immunizations is required:

  • 2 doses of MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) vaccine OR Positive titers for Rubeola (Measles), Mumps and Rubella
  • History of having Chicken Pox OR Documentation of 2 doses of Varicella vaccine
  • Tuberculosis Screening—there are two methods of tuberculosis screening available to you – your choices are:
  1. QuantiFERON TB test: This test requires phlebotomy (blood draw)
  2. Baseline 2 step PPD skin test
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine series OR Positive HBV titer
  • Influenza immunization (current flu season) October to March
Who should attend:Students interested in obtaining a Phlebotomy Certificate
Course type:Lecture and Lab

Course Information

This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to function as a specialist in obtaining blood specimens. The knowledge and skills utilized while collecting various blood samples from patients is vital in today’s healthcare industry. A foundation will be constructed by learning and practicing in a real world environment from: specimen requisition and processing; proper equipment and utilization; and followed by quality assurance. The phlebotomist must have the knowledge of the healthcare system including: the terminology used; the laws and ethics that oversee; and the standards in procedures that govern their practices. The student will learn anatomy and physiology of the human body focusing on the knowledge that will enhance their skills in sample recovery for both capillary and venous blood collection. The final step in fostering the growth of our students into an exceptional phlebotomist is to provide hands on training in recognizing and minimizing patient’s exposure to infection while focusing on patient care.

It is the goal of the phlebotomy program to provide the education and practical requirements to allow them to sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) offered by the National Healthcareer Association. Completion of the program is not dependent on the student’s ability to pass the certification exam.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Understand Blood specimen processing including collecting, transporting, and handling.
  2. Relate anatomy and physiology to the pathological conditions of the body systems.
  3. Identify and use the proper equipment, supplies, and additives needed in blood collection.
  4. Recognize influences related to specimen collection procedures and test results and taking proper actions.
  5. Understand infection control and safety policies and procedures.
  6. Understand quality control measures.
  7. Recognize the responsibilities of other laboratory and health care personnel and be able to professionally interact with them.
  8. Demonstrate an understanding of requisitioning and the legal repercussions within the work location.
  9. Applying basic skills in learning new processes and techniques.
  10. Realize the importance of continuing education within the profession.
  11. Meet the academic requirements to be eligible to apply and sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) through the National Healthcareer Association or an equivalent certifying agency.

Required Texts or Other Supplemental Materials

Phlebotomy Essentials, 5th Ed., McCall & Tankersley, ISBN978-1-60547-637-7; Student Workbook for Phlebotomy Essentials, 5 Ed., McCall & Tankersley, ISBN 978-1-60831-119-4

Grading

Pass/Fail
Christine L. Kirtley, MSTE, CMA (AAMA)
Medical Assisting Department Chair

Toledo - Continuing Education - Phlebotomy

Course Name: Phlebotomy
Cost: $995.00
Location: Herzing University Toledo, 5212 Hill Avenue, Toledo
Items needed: See Required Texts or Other Supplemental Materials below
Contact hours: 48 contact hours
Weeks to complete: 8 weeks
Prerequisite(s): None
Who should attend: Students interested in obtaining a Phlebotomy Certificate
Course type: Lecture and Lab

Course Information

This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to function as a specialist in obtaining blood specimens. The knowledge and skills utilized while collecting various blood samples from patients is vital in today’s healthcare industry. A foundation will be constructed by learning and practicing in a real world environment from: specimen requisition and processing; proper equipment and utilization; and followed by quality assurance. The phlebotomist must have the knowledge of the healthcare system including: the terminology used; the laws and ethics that oversee; and the standards in procedures that govern their practices. The student will learn anatomy and physiology of the human body focusing on the knowledge that will enhance their skills in sample recovery for both capillary and venous blood collection. The final step in fostering the growth of our students into an exceptional phlebotomist is to provide hands on training in recognizing and minimizing patient’s exposure to infection while focusing on patient care.

It is the goal of the phlebotomy program to provide the education and practical requirements to allow them to sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) offered by the National Healthcareer Association. Completion of the program is not dependent on the student’s ability to pass the certification exam.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Understand Blood specimen processing including collecting, transporting, and handling.
  2. Relate anatomy and physiology to the pathological conditions of the body systems.
  3. Identify and use the proper equipment, supplies, and additives needed in blood collection.
  4. Recognize influences related to specimen collection procedures and test results and taking proper actions.
  5. Understand infection control and safety policies and procedures.
  6. Understand quality control measures.
  7. Recognize the responsibilities of other laboratory and health care personnel and be able to professionally interact with them.
  8. Demonstrate an understanding of requisitioning and the legal repercussions within the work location.
  9. Applying basic skills in learning new processes and techniques.
  10. Realize the importance of continuing education within the profession.
  11. Meet the academic requirements to be eligible to apply and sit for the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) through the National Healthcareer Association or an equivalent certifying agency.

Required Texts or Other Supplemental Materials

Phlebotomy Essentials, 5th Ed., McCall & Tankersley, ISBN978-1-60547-637-7 (Loaner) Student Workbook for Phlebotomy Essentials, 5 Ed., McCall & Tankersley, ISBN 978-1-60831-119-4 (Keeper)

Grading

Pass/Fail
Dr. William M. Getter
Vice President of Academic Affairs

Akron - Continuing Education

Whether you’re enrolled in a continuing education course now or are considering a certification program, you’ll find answers to all your questions below. Explore how Herzing’s continuing education program can put you on the path to success.

Consider Akron's continuing ed classes to further develop your massage and nursing skills:

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Toledo - Continuing Education

Whether you’re enrolled in a continuing education course now or are considering a certification program, you’ll find answers to all your questions below. Explore how Herzing’s continuing education program can put you on the path to success.

Consider Toledo's continuing ed classes to further develop your skills:

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