Oct 21, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

MED* E245 - Clinical Laboratory Procedures (4 credits)

Prerequisite(s): MED* E125 , BIO* E105  
Parallel(s): MED* E133  
This course provides an introduction to clinical laboratory procedures and equipment. The course focuses on medical and surgical asepsis, sterilization techniques, basic diagnostic ambulatory tests, evaluations, treatments and nutrition. Theory and practice of the clinical skills used by medical assistants to perform various diagnostic tests including specimen collection, hematology, blood chemistry, routine urinalysis, and electrocardiograms are emphasized. Course Outline: MED 245  

Students are required to purchase a lab coat or scrubs to be worn in class. A physical examination and proof of immunization is also required.