Advanced Course of Medical Laboratory

Healthcare Management

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Duration: 1 Week

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5 days course

 

Introduction to Laboratory Technician

 

  • What is a laboratory
  • Who are Laboratory Technicians
  • History of medical laboratory science
  • Classification of medical laboratories
  • Structure of medical laboratory services
  • Major roles of a medical laboratory technologist
  • Different types of rules of medical laboratory
  • The importance of the standardization for the presentation of reports and use of units
  • Professional code of conduct and ethics
 
Laboratory Policies
 
  • Laboratory hour and emergency work
  • The range of tests to be performed and those to be referred to a higher level
  • Collection of laboratory specimen
  • Workload capacity of a laboratory

 

Solutions Used in Medical Laboratory

 

  • Different types of solutions used in medical laboratory
  • Classification of standard solutions
  • Expressing the concentration of solutions
  • Diluting body fluids and calculating dilutions
  • And much more

 

Laboratory Wares
 
  • Laboratory glasswares
  • The classification of pipettes
  • Different types of flasks
  • Laboratory cuvettes (absorption cells)

 

Laboratory Instruments

 

  • Different types of laboratory instruments
  • Beer’s and Lambert’s Law
  • Theory of absorptiometry
  • Instruments and materials used for pH determination
  • Instruments for purifying water
  • Resolving power of the microscope

 

Sterilization and Disinfection
 
  • The process of sterilization
  • Dry heat
  • Moist heat
  • Steam under pressure (autoclave)
  • Types of autoclaves
  • Disinfection and decontamination of laboratory wastes
  • Decontamination using chemical disinfectants
  • Decontamination of laboratory space

 

Laboratory Accidents and Safety

 

  • Laboratory hazards and accidents
  • The main hazards and accidents associated with laboratory work
  • Factors contributing to laboratory accidents
  • First aid for laboratory hazards
  • Safe use and storage of chemicals and reagents

 

Quality Assurance

 

  • The importance of quality assurance
  • Types and causes of errors in medical laboratories
  • The steps of the quality assurance program
  • And much more

 

Glossary
 
  • Different types of glossary used in the medical laboratory

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