Medical Laboratory Technology
It is a program which is related to the diagnosis and identifying the treatment of diseases through clinical lab tests. These professionals identify abnormalities in samples such has different pathogenic conditions in different types of samples.
The possible designations provided are: – Phlebotomist, Lab Technician, Lab In-Charge, Sr. Lab. Technician, Technologist and Junior Scientific Officer.
The Programs provided are: –
|1.||B.Voc in Medical Lab Technology||3 Years||12th Science|
|2.||Diploma in Medical Lab Technology (DMLT)||2 Years||12th Science|
|2.||Certificate in Medical Lab Technology (CMLT)||1 Year||10th|
Scope/ Area of work
Medical Laboratory technologist examine and analyze bodies different fluids, tissues, blood typing, microorganisms, chemical analyses, cell counts etc. of the human body. They play an important role in collecting the information needed for treating most pathology cases by sampling testing, analyzing and reporting such investigations.
- Decisions concerning sample collection and handling
- Daily instrument maintenance and quality control
- Sample testing
- Collection and interpretation of data
- Maintenance of accurate records and reporting of data
- Knowledge about critical values
The tests that lab technicians conduct helps to assist doctors in verifying the causes of an illness, making medical decisions and determining treatment options. Some of the areas in which medical lab technicians may specialize include:
- Blood banking
- Clinical Biochemistry
- Molecular biology
This Lab technician course is being provided with a new classroom that is the online classes which gives plenty of knowledge about any particular topics through audio-visual clips, virtual modes etc. These E- learnings are observed as student friendly as it brings innovative ideas for their future also in different fields.
Qualities of Good Medical Lab Technician: –
- Multitasking skills
- Good communication skills
- Analytical skills
- Problem solving skills
- Desire to accept the change and challenges
- Ability to work under pressure