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Phlebotomy Marketable Skills Achievement

Welcome

A Phlebotomist is a specialized member of the health care team who is trained to collect, transport and process blood specimens for analysis. As the number and complexity of medical laboratory tests continues to increase, phlebotomists play a crucial role in providing patient care.

McLennan Community College offers an Occupational Skills Award in Phlebotomy for students who complete the following courses:

  • PLAB 1323 Phlebotomy
  • PLAB 1260 Phlebotomy Clinical
  • MLAB 1201 Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Science
  • HPRS 1260 Medical Terminology
  • BIOL 2404 Anatomy and Physiology

Upon successful completion (with a grade of C or better) of PLAB 1323 and PLAB 1260, the student will be eligible to take a national certification examination for phlebotomy by the American Society of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP).

No academic prerequisites are required for the program.

To participate in clinical rotations (PLAB 1260), the student must have a completed immunization record, CPR certification approved by the American Heart Association and proof of health insurance. All students must pass a drug screening and background check.

Phlebotomy Information Dates

Information sessions for the Phlebotomy program will be held the last Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. room 317 of the Science building. Please bring a copy of your immunization records and CPR card if able.

Upcoming Session Dates

Notice about ZOOM links:Students are able to join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device! Please click on the link by the date to start or join the ZOOM session. Or, go to https://mclennan.zoom.us/join, enter the meeting ID 783 841 871 and password: 246998.

No phlebotomy sessions in May/June/July

Contact Information

Alisa Petree, apetree@mclennan.edu 254-299-8406

Title IX

Concerns dealing with TITLE IX and other non-specified Civil Rights Issues contact:

Drew Canham, Title IX Coordinator Vice President, Student Success
McLennan Community College
Administration Building, Room 408
1400 College Drive
254-299-8645
FAX: 254-299-8654
dcanham@mclennan.edu or
titleix@mclennan.edu

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http://www.mclennan.edu/employees/policy-manual/docs/E-XXXIV.pdf

A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission to and participation in career and technical education programs. La falta de conocimiento del idioma inglés no será un impedimento para la admisión y participación en programas de educación técnica y profesional.

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