EKG/Phlebotomy Technician

EKG/Phlebotomy Technician Hybrid Comprehensive (170 Hrs)

This 170-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.comShari Cammon, RN and Michele Orzehoski, RN, MSN

Newtown Campus/ WHPAH 0248 W20/  $3,105 (plus text, course connect package & NHA Exam)

Orientation: Tues, 6/6, 6-9 pm
12 Tues, 6/13 - 9/5, 6-9 pm, 11 Thurs, 6/8 - 8/17, 6-9 pm (no class 7/4)
All other work online: 6 hours per week
NHA EKG exam (cost not included), TBA, 6-8 pm
NHA Phlebotomy exam (cost not included), TBA, 6pm-8 pm

Textbooks:

EKG Plain and Simple 4e+ MyLab and Phlebotomy Handbook 9e+ MyLab. TEXTBOOKS WITH ACCESS CODE AVAILABLE AT BOOKSTORE UNDER A CUSTOM ISBN 9780134810386

If buying textbooks elsewhere, textbooks will need to be purchased separately. Phlebotomy Handbook 9e+ MyLab: ISBN: 9780133425871.  EKG Plain and Simple 4e+MyLab:  ISBN-13: 978-0134627243 (ISBN-10: 0134627245)


Any questions regarding textbooks, please call the Bookstore at 215-968-8494 or 8459 or the Allied Health Office at 215-968-8106.

 

Phlebotomy Technician Hybrid (97 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. Michele Orzehoski, RN, MSN

Newtown Campus/ WHPAH 0264 W20/ $1,819 (plus text, course connect package & NHA Exam)

Orientation: Tues, 6/6,  6-9 pm
12 Tues, 6/13 – 9/5, 6-9 pm (no class 7/4)
NHA exam (cost not included), TBA, 6-8pm
All other work done

Textbook:  Phlebotomy Handbook 9e+ MyLab ISBN:  9780133425871

EKG Technician Hybrid (73 Hrs)

This hybrid 73-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.  Shari Cammon, RN

Newtown Campus/WHPAH 0247 W20/ $1,499 (plus text, course connect package & NHA Exam)

12 Tues, 9/19 – 12/12, 6 – 9 pm (no class 10/31) NHA exam TBA

All other class work completed online

Textbook:  EKG Plain and Simple 4e+MyLab:  ISBN-13: 978-0134627243 (ISBN-10: 0134627245)
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Texts required may be ordered from the BucksCCC 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 Health Science Office at 215-968-8106.

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