Boise Phlebotomy Instructors

JulieAnn McDougall – CPT – NAPT

JulieAnn is a born and raised Alaskan girl but making Idaho her home for the past 30 yrs. She is a former student and State/National Certified Phlebotomist.  Starting her career in the medical field with PTS was only the beginning for this lady. After her dedicated time as a volunteer for The American Red Cross of Idaho, she put her newly acquired skills to work at a Gastroenterology center, only to add Medical Assisting to her qualifications. Currently a Health Care Wellness Coordinator, serving several large companies including BSU, Scentsy, The City of Boise and The Boise School District to name a few in Idaho and Utah areas.  JulieAnn also went on to working in the field of ultrasound fat loss and PRP work with dentistry and collagen regrowth. She has an extensive working relationships with several blood labs in the surrounding area. Her personal connections with the American Red Cross of Idaho and the VA Hospital help students wanting to advance in their new found skills after graduation from PTS of Idaho.

JulieAnn has a true passion for teaching the “Art of Phlebotomy” that has brought her back to our classroom as an instructor.  She prides herself for successfully helping many students reach their goals within the health care industry. She realizes for many this is not only a step for personally growth but in their professional career development. She works continuously to customize a teaching style to help each individual succeed. JulieAnn knows of the many directions that skilled phlebotomy can take you and helps her student to be informed of all the opportunities available to them.

Belinda Fencik – CPT

Belinda Fencik is an Idaho Native who brings 17 years of phlebotomy experience to Phlebotomy Training Specialists. She took her Phlebotomy Technician course through Boise State University College of Applied Technology in 2001 and is certified through American Society for Clinical Pathology, PBT ASCP. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Business.

Belinda is a newlywed and when she is not busy drawing blood, she is busy loving life, running, reading, performing the art of Polynesian dance and spending time with her family and beloved Boston Terrier.

Christine (Nikki) Clark

Nikki is an Idaho native who loves the outdoors. She chose the medical field because she has always had a desire to help people and serve the community. She began her phlebotomy career after graduating from a phlebotomy program in 2003. Nikki has extensive experience performing arterial, venous, and capillary draws in a variety of settings on patients of all ages, from preemies to geriatrics, in all conditions and situations. In addition to her phlebotomy expertise, she also has over ten years of experience in Specimen Processing. While working as a Processor and Phlebotomy Manager, Nikki applied her knowledge and skills to improve processes and minimize errors at a start- up clinical lab by developing and implementing training material for employees and doctors’ offices and writing SOPs for the phlebotomy and processing departments, allowing the lab to pass CLIA inspections, among other things. In addition to teaching, Nikki currently performs specialty draws, medical exams, and draws for law enforcement agencies. She always looks forward to seeing students grow and improve their skills and loves hearing about their successes as they start out on this exciting new career path.