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:
    MED-122, MED-138, and enrollment in the Medical Assisting program
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours 3
Lab Hours 4
Clinic, Coop, or Shop Hours
Credit Hours 5