MLTS 1101 - Intro to Health Sci/Phlebotomy

Description
The student is introduced to the health sciences environment and language. The hospital as an organization is discussed, as well as the role of each major department. The concepts, personnel, and work flow of the clinical laboratory is discussed in detail, as an example of health care application. Other topics include professional ethics, regulatory agencies, legal concepts as applied to confidentiality and patients rights, infection control, and safety. Students will learn venipuncture/capillary puncture techniques, equipment, application, and specimen processing. Enrollment is limited to students of the Medical Laboratory or Phlebotomy programs. (Career Course)
Credits
3
Attributes
Major Tech General Studies
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020, Fall 2019
Offered
TuTh, MW
Avg. Class Size
16
Avg. Sections
1