Laboratory Procedures I

This course provides instruction in basic lab techniques used by the medical assistant. Topics include lab safety, quality control, collecting and processing specimens, performing selective tests, phlebotomy, screening and follow-up of test results, and OSHA/CLIA regulations. Upon completion, students should be able to perform basic lab tests/skills based on course topics.

  • Prerequisite: Enrollment in the Medical Assisting program
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours5
Lab Hours4
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours5