Phlebotomists draw blood for tests, transfusions, research, or blood donations.
Dual Credit Option†
Principles of Health Science†
Medical Terminology/Emergency Procedures†
Body Structures and Functions†
Medical Laboratory Aide (Phlebotomist)
Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Post Secondary Education
West Kentucky Community & Technical College
Associate in Applied Science Medical Lab Technician
Phlebotomists work mainly in hospitals, medical and diagnostic laboratories, blood donor centers, and doctors’ offices.
How to Become a Phlebotomy Technician
Phlebotomists typically enter the occupation with a postsecondary nondegree award from a phlebotomy program. Almost all employers look for phlebotomists who have earned professional certification.
The median annual wage for phlebotomists was $34,480 in May 2018.
Employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 23 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations. Hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, blood donor centers, and other locations will need phlebotomists to perform bloodwork.
Phlebotmy Technician Career Pathway 4 Year Course of Studies
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