MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY

 

 

THE PROFESSION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY

 The Medical Laboratory Technician possesses the technical skills necessary to perform routine testing in the areas of hematology, serology, coagulation, clinical microbiology, clinical chemistry, blood banking, and urinalysis in clinical laboratories of hospitals, clinics, and physician offices under the supervision of a physician and/or medical technologist. The technician performs venipuncture to obtain blood specimens and is an integral part of the health care team providing information used in diagnosis and treatment.


The Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) Associate Degree in Applied Science Program is offered at the community colleges through the Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market. SICCM is a consortium of five Southern Illinois Community Colleges, SIU Carbondale, and SIU Edwardsville.

 

 

 

 

 
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