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Open Registration for Phlebotomy Classes
The Lampasas County Higher Education Center (LCHEC) has announced open registration for Phlebotomy classes at LCHEC.A phlebotomist is a health care worker who is responsible for performing venipuncture on patients in a medical environment such as a hospital, lab, or doctor’s office. A phlebotomist assists other medical workers by focusing entirely on the collection of blood, tissue, and fluid samples. The duties of a phlebotomist can be divided into four general functions: Prepares and maintains necessary equipment and supplies; Performs venipuncture, arterial puncture, capillary puncture, and other fluid collection, procedures on patients, and ensures specimens are appropriately labeled and identified; assists the patient before, during, and after collection of the specimen; must maintain patient confidentiality, keep necessary records ...
Posted Sep 16, 2016, 11:40 AM by Judith McGinty
New Nurse Aide Training Class
Lampasas, TX – The Lampasas County Higher Education Center (LCHEC) is offering a new Nurse Aide training class starting in October. Class will meet Monday through Thursday, 10:00am – 5:00pm, from October 24 through November 21, 2016. Registration is open now and runs up to one week prior to the start of class. Course cost is $895 and includes tuition, textbook, and workbook. Payment plans are available. Students must purchase their own scrubs and will need to pay for the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services certification exam (approximately $95). Certified Nurse Aides work closely with patients and residents, assisting with bathing, grooming, and feeding. Working closely with patients, CNAs are responsible for basic care services such as checking ...
Posted Sep 16, 2016, 11:23 AM by Derrick Berrios
Evening Clinical Medical Assistant training program starts in August
We are now registering for our clinical medical assistant (CMA) training program starting in August.The CMA program prepares students for employment in any modern medical facility. Students will become proficient in a variety of clinical and laboratory procedures and many administrative roles. Students will study medical terminology, phlebotomy, basic EKG, pharmacology, phlebotomy, and medical billing.The next class runs August 29 through December 29, 2016. The class includes a mandatory externship at an area Scott and White Clinic to be completed in early 2017.The course cost is $2,850 which covers tuition, textbooks, BLS certification, and the national certification exam. The class meets in the evening from 6: 16 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. with an ...
Posted Jul 22, 2016, 3:32 PM by Unknown user
Night/Weekend Pharmacy Tech Exam Prep Seminar Scheduled
LCHEC is now registering students for the pharmacy tech exam prep seminar starting October 5th. Prior to enrolling in this seminar, students must demonstrate that they have at least 16 hours of volunteer shadowing or paid employment in a pharmacy. Students who need to schedule shadowing should contact LCHEC for assistance.
Pharmacy Tech Exam Prep Seminar prepares students to understand the laws
affecting pharmacies, recognize and process drug orders in both retail and
hospital settings, learn special rules required for controlled medications,
learn administrative duties of a pharmacy technician, and obtain a basic
understanding of pharmacology and pharmacological classes for the ultimate
purpose of taking and passing the PTCB national pharmacy technician exam.
to the U.S. Bureau ...
Posted Sep 19, 2016, 7:52 AM by Derrick Berrios
Job Fair Wed. June 22
The Lampasas Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) will be hosting a free job fair Wednesday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the LCHEC campus. More than 20 area employers will be onsite recruiting for positions of all levels from a variety of industries, including health care, technology, fast food, and higher education. Participants are encouraged to dress professionally and bring several copies of their resume to hand out to employers. Participating employers include: Central Texas College, Ajinomoto Windsor, McDonald’s, Texas A&M University – Central Texas, BDX, Central Counties Services, Rollins Brook Community Hospital, Know Control, Lampasas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Lampasas Trucking, Williams House, BHI and Central Texas Workforce Centers.
Posted Jun 20, 2016, 6:16 AM by Unknown user
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