Finger Lakes Community College celebrated its first phlebotomy class graduation in May, following a pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fourteen students from across the region completed the nine-week course, which trains participants to work in blood draw stations in medical settings.
Those interested in taking any of the College’s healthcare training programs, which also includes certified nurse assistant and home health aide, can fill out a form at flcc.edu/reimagine or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grant funding is available to cover costs for these in-demand programs; all 14 of the most recent phlebotomy graduates received assistance from government workforce grants.
Below are graduates by town:
Canandaigua: Emma MacDonald
Fairport: Jacquelyn Geihs
Geneva: Jasmine Hoffman, Sarah Pesta, Emily Ubiles
Phelps: Azure Wing
Rochester: Patricia Hollins, Octavia Overton, and Desha Snow
Romulus: Eva Lunduski
Seneca Falls: Mykaela Turner
Sodus: Julie Steffler
Waterloo: Adi Aunkst-Park, Kimberly Shores