Dotson Healthcare Institute began offering certified nursing assistant and traditional phlebotomy programs on July 23 after opening in April at 14300 Cornerstone Village Drive, Ste. 226, Houston. The 136-hour phlebotomy course trains aspiring health care professionals to collect patients’ blood samples, while the 100-hour CNA course teaches long-term health facility care. 832-286-4271. www.dotsonhealthcareinstitute.org
Dotson Healthcare Institute expands course offerings in North Houston
Traditional Phlebotomy courses offered by Dotson Healthcare Institute teach students to collect blood samples. (Courtesy City of Lakeway)
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By Emily Lincke
Reporter, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood
Emily joined Community Impact Newspaper in August 2021 after working for a small town newspaper in El Campo, TX for two years. Before that, she interned and freelanced for the Houston Chronicle and worked as a freelance photographer and writer in the Houston area. A controversial fact about Emily is that she prefers sugar cookies over chocolate chip cookies. She graduated with a print journalism degree from the University of Houston in 2018.
Forced closures caused an estimated $786,000 in losses for three players in the community: Stageworks Theatre, the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts and the Texas Master Chorale. Even as the industry gears up for fall performances, many do not expect to make up for the financial damage.
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Eezo Home Design, a luxury home and furniture store located at 24515 Katy Freeway, Ste. 500, Katy, aims to open in mid-October.
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Huberty will retire at the end of his fifth term in the Texas House of Representatives, where he introduced bills focused on public education reform.
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