Advanced Course of Medical Laboratory

Healthcare Management

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Duration: 1 Week

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Course Outline

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


  • Different types of glossary used in the medical laboratory

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