Introduction to the Medical Laboratory

Medical Lab Technician (MLT)
Course outline



Introduction to the Medical Laboratory is designed to provide students with an overview of the structure and organization of the current health care system and their role as a future healthcare practitioners in an integrated system. Discussions will include such topics as ethical and professional conduct, general organization and operational activities of a clinical laboratory, career opportunities for MLT graduates, laboratory safety, laboratory regulation, ethical and professional conduct, and significance of continued professional development. Students will be exposed to actual clinical settings and meet with practicing laboratory personnel.