Medical Laboratory Technology

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MLT 80 INTRODUCTION TO THE CLINICAL LABORATORY PROFESSION 1 Unit Grade only. [Corequisite: MLT 90, MLT 100, MLT 110, and MLT 132. Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces functions and duties of a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), and compares and contrasts these duties to the Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS). Emphasizes the clinical laboratory safety issues, regulatory agencies, infection control policies, and professional responsibilities relative to other departments of healthcare. [D]
MLT 80 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89215 MLT 80 76 07:30PM-08:20PM M 7214 Jurgensmeier,Lawrence 18 17*
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM

Total Courses: 1 Total Sections: 1
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