SMC-185 - Phlebotomy Technician Clinical2 credits
This course requires the student in the controlled environment of a clinical internship setting to demonstrate the clinical competencies learned in the Phlebotomy Technician lecture and lab courses. This phlebotomy clinical practicum course is designed for students to experience the hands-on application of clinical and professional procedures required as part of the competency and outcomes established for the Phlebotomy Technician certification. It is designed for students wishing to enter the health care industry or advance from an existing entry level health care position. This course provides students with readiness by providing 90 hours of approved phlebotomy experience through the combined experience in the practicum, that must be earned in an approved health care facility, and in on campus phlebotomy laboratory sessions that engages in the collection, examination or transportation of materials derived from the human body. Students completing and passing all Phlebotomy courses will be able to sit for the Certified Phlebotomy Technician national exam.