The course prepares students to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will review blood collection, the skills needed to perform venipuncture, and a variety of blood collection methods using proper techniques and standard precautions. Emphasis on infection prevention, patient identification, specimen labeling, quality assurance, specimen handling, processing, accessioning, professionalism, […]
With the Medical Billing program, you will gain the skills you need to enter one of the fastest-growing fields in allied health as a medical billing & coding specialist. Students who successfully complete the course are eligible to sit for the certified billing & coding certification exam offered at Texarkana College. Review the Course Information packet for […]
The Pharmacy Tech course offered in the CBE Division of Texarkana College is recognized as an approved education/training program by the PTCB. Students who complete this course are eligible to take the PTCBE. This comprehensive 175-hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and includes […]
Successful completion will enable the student to successfully complete testing for certification at the state and/or national levels.
The Certified Nurse Aide course prepares entry level nursing assistants to achieve a level of knowledge, skills and abilities essential to provide basic care to patients and/or residents of hospitals, assisted living and long-term care facilities. Students will receive 100 hours of classroom/skills instruction plus 44 hours of clinical instruction.
This 170-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology; blood collection procedures; specimen hands-on practice; […]