Articles In 'Phlebotomy Technician'

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomists are best known for the time they spend drawing blood, and the importance of this skill cannot be overstated. Being able to draw blood safely and efficiently, even from difficult patients, is the most important part of a phlebotomist’s job. But what else do they do? Read on to learn phlebotomist job duties beyond drawing blood.... read more.

  • September 14, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomists are a crucial part of the healthcare team, and they can work in many different places. Read on to answer the question, “where can a phlebotomist work?”. You’ll be surprised how many opportunities exist.... read more.

  • May 01, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomy technicians do a lot, but their primary responsibility is to draw blood. Although a phlebotomy certification isn’t required in most states to draw blood, it is still an important step in maximizing your hireability and proving your skill. Read on to learn how to become certified to draw blood.... read more.

  • December 13, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

Getting hired as a phlebotomy technician is easier than you think. Just get the right training, get certified if you’d like to set yourself apart, and build up your experience as much as possible. Read on to learn more about how to get hired as a phlebotomy technician (and how we can help you get there).... read more.

  • October 11, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

There’s no denying the difference between a good phlebotomy technician and a bad phlebotomy technician. If you’ve ever had your blood drawn, you know that some people are better than others at the job. So what is it that sets them apart?We’ve identified 4 traits you need to succeed as a phlebotomy technician, and you may be surprised that only one of them has to do with the art of drawing blood. Read on to learn the traits you need to develop in order to succeed as a phlebotomy technician.... read more.

  • June 07, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

The healthcare field is growing, and opportunities for advancement are plentiful. Many people choose the healthcare field precisely because of the career opportunities. One way to get started on the path is to enter the field as a phlebotomy technician. Because it does not take very long to become a phlebotomy technician, you can determine whether healthcare is really a good fit for you before moving on to new career opportunities within the field.But what other career opportunities do you have as a phlebot... read more.

  • February 01, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

Wondering whether becoming a Phlebotomy Technician is the right career move for you? Here is a breakdown of what a phlebotomist does in a day. Prepping the EquipmentBefore phlebotomy technicians begin, they must make sure that everything they need to make the procedure go as quickly and as easily as possible. This entails ensuring that all the equipment they need – from tourniquets and needs to collection tubes and disposal containers – are ready to go before they meet with the patient.Furt... read more.

  • July 29, 2015

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician, Students

Are you interested in pursuing a career in medical care? Are you drawn to phlebotomy but unsure of what it is and you should expect as a certified phlebotomist? Here’s everything you need to know about training to become a phlebotomist in NYC. What Does Being a Phlebotomy Technician Involve?As a phlebotomy technician, you will be an integral part of the hospital and healthcare team. Your main responsibility is drawing blood samples from patients and transport them to the office or lab where they... read more.

  • May 19, 2015