The Phlebotomy Assistant program is a short duration skill based training program, with an objective to develop a pool of trained workforce which can be employed by diagnostic/ healthcare service providers to assist medical laboratory technologist/pathologist. This program focuses on the acquisition of skills necessary to draw quality blood samples from patients, storage & transport to laboratory for medical testing.
The program aims at making a student competent to perform the following skills:
|Course code||Course Name||Credits|
|BHT- 011||Basic Phlebotomy Assistance||4|
|BHT- 012||Handling of Blood Samples||4|
|BHTL-013||Skills for Phlebotomy Assistance||12|
With the fastest growing market of diagnostics and laboratory chains, the demand for Phlebotomists is incremental. Phlebotomy can also be the entry point for candidates who may be interested in undertaking Medical Laboratory Sciences as their profession, however, to get streamlined in the medical laboratory field, the phlebotomist will be expected to undergo desired higher level qualification.