Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians or laboratory scientists or technologists, to perform waived testing procedures (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988), phlebotomy, and other duties in support of laboratory teams. Includes instruction in clinical procedures, various laboratory tests, laboratory mathematics, computer technology, equipment operation and maintenance, sterilization and safety, communications skills, and interpersonal skills.

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Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant Major

What Courses Do Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Clinical Procedure
  • Communications Skills
  • Computer Technology
  • Health and Safety
  • Mathematics

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