Phlebotomy/EKG Technician


The role of a phlebotomy/electrocardiogram (EKG) in health care is important to accurately diagnose and treat patients. Their skill in gathering information is important to physicians, hospitals, clinics, and labs. Our Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Diploma program can provide you with the opportunity to become a candidate in this field.

Graduates of this program can acquire the knowledge and technical skills needed to carry out specific duties that may include performing venipuncture by vacutainer, butterfly, and syringe methods; collecting capillary blood; performing electrocardiography with basic interpretation; and assisting with infection control, minor laboratory testing, medical record documentation, and data entry.

Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Program Features

Our diverse program can help prepare you for various entry-level phlebotomy/EKG technician positions by providing the following:

  • Hands-on technical and clinical courses
  • Instruction in phlebotomy procedures and electrocardiography techniques
  • Assistance in preparation for certification exams
  • Assistance with job placement

Potential Career Opportunities

Students completing the Phlebotomy/EKG Technician Diploma program may seek entry-level employment opportunities such as the following:

  • Phlebotomist
  • EKG technician
  • Lab assistant
  • Lab aide
  • Hospital donor unit assistant

The College makes no representation, promise or guarantee that completion of this program either assures passage of any certification examination or acceptance by any state board. Prospective and current students, as well as graduates, are responsible for researching and understanding all examination, registration or licensure requirements in any state in which they seek to become registered, licensed or employed. Brightwood College does not guarantee employment or career advancement.

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