Certified Phlebotomists collect blood samples in order to provide assistance in physician diagnosis to provide quality patient care.
Required - High School diploma or equivalent.
Preferred - Graduate from an accredited phlebotomy program.
Preferred - A minimum of 6 months to 1 year, full time experience in a hospital setting.
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Current Phlebotomy certification from one of the following approved agencies:
ASCP (American Society for Clinical Pathology)
ASPT (American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians)
NHA (National Healthcareer Association)
Also, certification as a Clinical Laboratory Assistant or Medical Laboratory Assistant by ASCP is acceptable.