Course Title:

Medical Laboratory Assistant


Herzing College in Winnipeg

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Course format: Classroom

Medical Laboratory Assistants are important members of Medical Laboratory Teams. They are employed in medical laboratories, in hospitals, clinics, research institutes and universities. Medical Laboratory Assistants are responsible for collecting blood samples and for providing instructions to patients on how to collect samples of various body fluids for specific tests ordered by the doctor. They will label, file, handle, store, and prepare them for testing. Quality of work of the Medical Laboratory Assistant is very important since it affects the accuracy of the test results that in turn determine diagnosis or medical treatment.

This program provides instruction in anatomy, physiology, communication skills, laboratory safety, specimen collection, storing, transportation, and analysis.

This program provides instruction in anatomy, physiology, communication skills, laboratory safety, specimen collection, storing, transportation, and analysis.

Graduates will be prepared to work in the health care industry as Medical laboratory Assistants. Graduates should find employment opportunities in laboratories in hospitals, private clinics, and independent laboratory facilities. Graduates will demonstrate competency in the following:
Knowledge and understanding of human anatomy and physiology in order to effectively work with patients and discuss the patients health issues with other health care professionals.
Effective communication with other health care professionals as well as with patients, and to accurately maintain the required documentation.
Demonstrate the appropriate application of laboratory safety measures and the proper use and care of laboratory equipment and supplies.
Effectively collect, label, preserve, and transport specimens for laboratory analysis.
Accurately perform common laboratory tests and record t ...

Elements of this syllabus are subject to change.

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Phone No.: (204) 775-8175

School Address/Venue(s):

723 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3G 0M8

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