Welcome

Dear Student,

Thank you so much for your interest in TMIKY – The Medical Institute of Kentucky. I, along with our instructors, look forward to welcoming you to our innovative and unique programs. We offer programs designed to give you the skills necessary to start your new career, at a minimum cost of time and expense.

We offer this opportunity from the perspective of experienced professionals in an engaging learning environment. While we will seek to give you exposure to a wide range of techniques, materials, and knowledge, we will focus on the skills that employers see as “core necessities” for starting a job right away.

 

Job opportunities for qualified candidates are readily available in today’s marketplace. While no one can guarantee job placement, many industries are currently facing a shortage of trained candidates. With our programs, you will be equipped to start your new exciting career with an eye on future opportunities.


Our enrollment process is easy and we will guide you every step of the way.

Are you ready to change your life?

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Cost & Payment Options

✔ Up to $2,000 in Scholarships
✔ If Eligible, No Payments While in School!
The cost for the online 14 Week Phlebotomy Technician Program is $4,000 and many students utilize our financing options.

School Loans and Other Payment Options

A variety of flexible payment plans and tuition financing options have been established to help students receive a quality yet affordable education. Ask a TMIKY representative about how you can lower your monthly payments through our financing partners.

Applicants should schedule an appointment with an admissions representative. After completing the application, the admissions representative will assist you in a tour of the school and provide information on payment options and resources available while assisting you with your career choice.

Program Start Times

At TMIKY we know you are busy and have a lot going on, that’s one of the reasons we have open enrollment.

Our online programs start every Monday.

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Career Description

The Phlebotomy Technicians will draw blood for tests, transfusions, donations, or research. They also explain procedures to patients and assist in the recovery of patients with adverse reactions. Employment options for a Phlebotomy Technician employment options include general medical and surgical hospitals, medical and diagnostic laboratories, ambulatory health care centers, or physician offices.

Career Opportunities

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, phlebotomists are part of the medical technician industry, which is currently on the rise. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects this industry to grow 22 percent from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations.


Driving the growth for this occupation are the combined factors of a growing population, new and improved medical testing, and the increased availability of medical services. Because of these factors, it is unlikely that there will be a shortage of phlebotomy positions in the near future.

Course Description

The Phlebotomy Technician student will complete instructional and laboratory procedures for a period of up to 14 weeks. Successful completion of all courses are required to receive a program certificate of completion.


This course covers cardiovascular anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, medical law and ethics, safety and infection control, venipuncture equipment and procedure, dermal puncture equipment and procedures, venipuncture complications, and other special collections.

Program Objectives

  • Students will apply knowledge in phlebotomy practice and quality assessment.

  • Apply professional ethics, and understand the legal and regulatory issues.

  • Understand and apply “standard precautions”.

  • Utilize post-puncture care of the patient.

  • Have a foundational understanding in medical terminology, cardiovascular and lymphatic systems.

  • List different colors used to code blood specimens and what they are used for.

  • Understand potential preanalytical complications causing medical errors in blood collections.

  • Perform venipuncture procedures, capillary blood specimens, and spirometry.

  • Demonstrate specimen handling, transportation, and processing.

  • Gain theory and knowledge in point-of-care collections.

  • Understand differences in arterial, intravenous, & special collection procedures.

  • Gain an understanding of urinalysis, body fluids, and other specimen collection.

  • Utilize proper bedside manner and how to prepare the patient for venipuncture collection.

  • Enumerate the general guidelines for collecting urine specimens and describe the purpose and process of urinalysis.

  • Obtain vital signs: blood pressure, pulse, respirations, temperature, height, and weight.

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