Students will participate in supervised, unpaid assignment, in community medical center and clinic laboratories to gain practical experience. A weekly seminar accompanies this course. Required: Student Petition. 01/04/2021-03/20/2021 Lecture Thursday 09:00AM - 09:50AM, Harmony East Building, Room H320 (more)...
Designed for the laboratory assistant employed in any healthcare facility, most applicable to physician's office laboratory, instructing them in laboratory coding, billing and insurance practices, and other administrative duties, with emphasis on patient test management and professionalism. This course also covers vital signs as required by NAACLS. Required: Student Petition. 01/05/2021-03/16/2021 Lecture Tuesday 01:00PM - 02:50PM, Harmony East Building, Room H320
Addresses hematology and urinalysis laboratory techniques within laboratory assistant level scope of practice. Correct specimen collection techniques, hematology and urinalysis terminology, and quality assurance issues, will be practiced. Some of the required competencies of National Accrediting Agency of Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) will be addressed or revisited. Required: Student Petition. 01/05/2021-03/18/2021 Lab Tuesday, Thursday 12:00PM - 13:50PM, Harmony East Building, Room H360
This course covers hematology and urinalysis theory at the clinical assistant level scope of practice. Correct specimen collection will be emphasized. This course will instruct students to define, assess, and evaluate various waived tests. Accuracy and attention to detail will be stressed. Quality control topics covered include the use of controls, standards, and laboratory protocols. Hybrid course for these dates: 01/05/2021-03/18/2021 Lecture Tuesday, Thursday 10:00AM - 11:20AM, Harmony East Building, Room H360