The Phlebotomy Technician Certification program (CPT)
In this course students will learn how to be able to demonstrate the various methods of Phlebotomy. These methods include the vacuum method for venous blood withdrawal, an autolet blood withdrawal for glucose levels, the proper use of a microhematocrit centrifuge, proper use of a hemoglobinometer, and how to properly obtain an individual's hemoglobin level. In addition, students will learn how to properly use a glucometer in order to obtain an individual's glucose level, how to identify and label the parts of the most common diagnostic laboratory equipment, as well as basic skills in context of therapeutic and lab procedures.
The EKG Technician Certification Program
Certified EKG Technicians can often be found at hospitals, clinics, or private practices. An EKG Technician's general responsibilities are to perform electrocardiograms, work with in or out patients who may experience chest pains or other signs of cardiac problems, as well as diagnosing and monitoring cardiac problems in patients. Companies that provide pre-employment physicals or insurance physicals may also hire EKG Technicians to determine pre-existing cardiac problems. Homecare givers may also find this course useful if there is a need to care for at-home patients with ECG monitors EKG Technician Programs are not only meant for individuals who would like to obtain a position as an EKG Technician. It's also extremely beneficial for others such as nurses, EMT's, paramedics or other healthcare professionals being that it helps to enhance their knowledge in EKG and to perform full 12-lead EKG examinations.
In this course, students will be presented an introduction to cardiac anatomy and terminology, recognition of cardiac emergencies, and obtaining a 12-lead ECG in preparation for clinical training and practices. Upon completion of this course, students will receive a course completion certificate from CPR123 and will be eligible to take the national exam for EKG Technician Certification(CET) as well as other National Certification Exams applicable to you.
Course Price: $865.00 (Not inclusive of national exam and books for the course)
Textbook is required for class. Click here and purchase the MedCA Technician Study Guides from our partnering organization.
This combo course will allow students to qualify for both the Phlebotomy Technician and EKG Technician National exam through Medca. The national exam is $105.00 each based on Medca pricing. Price subjects to change based on Medca.