EKG/Phlebotomy Technician

EKG/Phlebotomy Technician Hybrid Comprehensive (150 Hrs)

This 150-hour hybrid certificate program prepares you to become an EKG & Phlebotomy Technician. You will learn medical terminology, vital signs, patient care skills, how to perform a 12 lead EKG, interpretation of cardiac strips, venipuncture, blood draw collection, and safety. You will be prepared to work in a variety of healthcare settings such as: hospitals, clinics, cardiac rehabilitation centers, laboratories, donation facilities, and physicians’ offices. Upon successful completion of these courses you will be eligible to take two separate national certification exams for EKG and Phlebotomy Technician. The costs of the examinations are not included in this course.  For more information about the exam, go to www.nhanow.comGail Dittes, R.N.

Newtown Campus/ WHPAH 0258 WB1/$3,005 (plus text, course connect package & NHA Exam)

1 Mon, 2/9, Orientation, 6 pm - 10pm
11 Sa. 2/14 – 5/9 (no class 4/4), 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Review and EKG NHA Exam (cost not included), TBA  
Phlebotomy NHA exam (cost not included), TBA

All other work online; approximately 6 hours per week.

If purchased through our bookstore:  Phlebotomy Simplified textbook and access code: ISBN-10: 1269567446(ISBN-13: 9781269567442).    If you have purchased the texts elsewhere, the Phlebotomy Simplified textbook ISBN # is 10: 0132784327 (ISBN-13: 9780132784320) and the Course Connect Access Code only is ISBN-10: 1269147293 (ISBN-13: 9781269147293). 

Any questions regarding textbooks, please call the Bookstore at 215-968-8494 or 8459 or the Allied Health Office at 215-968-8316.

Texts required for Allied Health courses may be ordered from the Bucks Bookstore (www.bucks.edu/bookstore / 215-968-8459) or from a vendor of your choice.  TEXTBOOKS AND COURSE CONNECT package available at school bookstore.  If buying textbooks elsewhere, course connect access will have to purchased separately. 

Phlebotomy Technician Hybrid (90 Hrs)

This hybrid 90-hour certificate program prepares you to become an Phlebotomy Technician.  You will learn medical terminology, vital signs, patient care skills, venipuncture, blood draw collection, and safety. You will learn on-line and in the classroom. You will be prepared to work in a variety of healthcare settings such as: hospitals, clinics, laboratories, donation facilities, and physician’s offices.  Upon successful completion of these courses you will be eligible to take a national certification exam for Phlebotomy Technician. The cost of the examination is not included in this course. Gail Dittes, R.N.

Newtown Campus/ WHPAH 0263 W20/ $1,819 (plus text, course connect package & NHA Exam)

1 Mon, 2/9, Orientation, 6 pm - 10 pm
5 Sa., 2/14 - 3/14, 8:30 am -3:30 pm,
7 Sa, 3/21 - 5/9 (no class 4/4), 1 pm – 3:30 pm 
NHA Exam (cost not included), TBA

All other work online; approximately 6 hours per week.

Textbook:  If purchased through our bookstore:  Phlebotomy Simplified textbook and access code: ISBN-10: 1269567446(ISBN-13: 9781269567442) –and- EKG Plain and Simple textbook: ISBN-10: 0132377292 (ISBN-13: 9780132377294).  If you have purchased the texts elsewhere, the Phlebotomy Simplified textbook ISBN # is 10: 0132784327 (ISBN-13: 9780132784320) and the Course Connect Access Code only is ISBN-10: 1269147293 (ISBN-13: 9781269147293).  The EKG Plain & Simple ISBN is the same as listed above. 
 

EKG Technician Hybrid (60 Hrs)

This hybrid 60-hour EKG Technician Certification prepares you to function as EKG Technicians and to take the ASPT - Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam and the NHA Exam.  This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy of the heart and physiology, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, laboratory assisting, electrocardiography, and echocardiography. Additionally, you will practice with equipment and perform hands-on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12 lead placement and other clinical practices.  Gail Dittes, RN

Newtown Campus/WHPAH 0262 W20/ $1,399 (plus text, course connect package & NHA Exam)

1 Mon, 3/16, Orientation, 6pm - 10pm
7 Sa., 3/21 – 5/9 (no class 4/4), 8:30 am-12:30 pm;
NHA Exam (cost not included), TBD
All other work online; approx. 4 hours per week 

Textbook:  EKG Plain and Simple: ISBN-10: 0132377292 (ISBN-13: 9780132377294).

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Texts required may be ordered from the BCCC Bookstore (www.bucks.edu/bookstore) or from a vendor of your choice. TEXTBOOK AND COURSE CONNECT package available at school bookstore.  If buying textbooks elsewhere, course connect access will have to be purchased separately.

Any questions regarding textbooks, please call the Bookstore at 215-968-8494 or 8459 or the Allied Health Office at 215-968-8316.

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To register please call 215-968-8409, select option #1.  For more information, please contact Janet Baker at 215-968-8324 or email: Janet.Baker@bucks.edu