The Nurse Aide Diploma / Phlebotomy Program

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The Nurse Aide (NA) curriculum prepares individuals to work under the supervision of licensed nursing professionals, performing nursing care and services as members of a multidisciplinary health care team, in a variety of settings.

The Phlebotomy (PBT) curriculum prepares individuals to competently obtain blood and other specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Course work includes proper specimen collection and handling, infection prevention, communication skills, and maintaining patient data. The PBT Program is accredited by: NAACLS (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences).

Upon completion of the Nurse Aide Diploma/Phlebotomy Program, students are eligible for listing on the North Carolina NA I and NA II Registries as determined by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Students are also eligible to take the National American Society of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP) certification in Phlebotomy.

The Nurse Aide  Diploma / Phlebotomy Program has Selective Admission Requirements:

Application Dates – February 7, 2020 through May 16, 2020

  • All Applicants must appear in person at Cape Fear Community College during the Application Period.  Applications cannot be taken over the telephone, email or by written correspondence.

Application Packet

The Nurse Aide  Diploma / Phlebotomy Program is approved for Financial Aid for qualifying students.

For information regarding the Nurse Aide Diploma  / Phlebotomy Selective Admission Process, Applicants should attend one of the following Information Sessions:

Monday, January 27, 2020 2:30-3:30 Room L-315
Friday, February 21, 2020 3:30-4:30 Room L-315
Monday, March 30, 2020 4:30-5:30 Room L-315
Friday, April 17, 2020 3:00-4:00 Room L-315
Monday, May 4, 2020 4:00–5:00 Room L-315

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