CLBT 1010 - Intro to Clinical Lab Tech

2 Credits

2.00 Credits

Pre-requisite(s): Program Admission

NOTE: Students enrolled in this course are required to complete the entry level occupational work ethics course during the same term.

Introduces students to the terms, concepts, procedures, and equipment used in a professional clinical laboratory. Topics include: professional ethics and regulatory agencies; laboratory safety, equipment, and techniques; phlebotomy/specimen processing; related lab math, quality control concepts; process improvement; documentation and computer usage; and point of care testing. Practical experience in phlebotomy will be provided in the institution laboratory and/or the clinical setting.