• Beginning in April, and into the months ahead, the Luminary of Laboratory Excellence, the Safety Sentinel, the Workforce Wonder, the Ready Responder, Quantum Quality, and the Invincible Informatician will help introduce real-life heroes. (cdc.gov)
  • DLS launched The League of Laboratory Superheroes in 2018 to shine a spotlight on their extraordinary work. (cdc.gov)
  • 6. Sufficient confidence and maturity, upon training, to draw blood from fellow students, faculty, and/or patients as well as to handle properly, using universal safety precautions, blood and other body fluids as a part of performing clinical laboratory analyses in a student or clinical laboratory environment. (apsu.edu)
  • Laboratory professionals safeguard patient and public health by reducing diagnostic errors and preparing for disease outbreaks and health threats. (cdc.gov)
  • The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) is the national credentialing body for ultrasound programs in the U.S. Students graduating from accredited schools may obtain professional certification by clearing the national examinations conducted by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS). (excite.com)
  • The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics confirms that the median annual wage of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers was $67,530 in May 2014. (excite.com)
  • A medical lab scientist can also evaluate the coagulation system by testing plasma and platelet components, for example, to help monitor a patient with hemophilia, or a heart-attack victim on blood thinners. (salisbury.edu)
  • The League of Laboratory Superheroes. (cdc.gov)
  • For Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, CDC's Division of Laboratory Systems presents laboratory professional superheroes and the super powers and skills they possess. (cdc.gov)
  • This exam is developed and maintained by the ASCP Board of Certification (BOC) to give credentials to those seeking professional laboratory certification. (studyguidezone.com)
  • Medical Laboratory Assistants (MLAs) prepare, and in some cases process samples within a pathology laboratory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Requirements for a position of medical laboratory assistant vary from state to state, but they are generally as follows: Legal age (18+ years) High school diploma or equivalent State-approved training Successful completion of certification exam Medical laboratory assistants are required to have good analytical abilities and keen attention to detail. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this annual event, DLS seeks to raise awareness about the importance of laboratory professionals in clinical diagnostics, disease prevention, and public health surveillance. (cdc.gov)
  • Emphasizes the concept of biological molecules and discusses the role of these molecules in the genetics and cell biology of the organism though inquiry based laboratory exercises. (bradley.edu)
  • Emphasizes the basic principles of evolutionary and ecological processes through inquiry based laboratory exercises. (bradley.edu)
  • Find out how laboratory professionals play an important role in keeping communities at home and abroad safe from disease. (cdc.gov)
  • The laboratory portion of this course will involve development of expertise in hematologic procedures and correlation of test results with disease states. (aum.edu)
  • The skill procedures approved for Round Two for this event are: Procedure I: Identification of laboratory equipment Procedure II: Infection control and transmission-based precautions Procedure III: Inoculate and streak an agar plate Procedure IV: Using a microscope Procedure V: ABO Grouping Procedure VI: Gram Stain Procedure VII: Fecal Occult Blood *(FOR ALL PROCEDURES, BODY FLUIDS WILL BE A SIMULATED PRODUCT) 6. (slideshare.net)
  • These educational experiences allow students to acquire the basic entry-level competencies necessary to function in a clinical laboratory setting. (zanestate.edu)
  • CDC's Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS) is excited to celebrate Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (MLPW or Lab Week) from April 21-27. (cdc.gov)
  • They may also do minor upkeep on the pre-analytical systems as well as further upkeep on some point of care analysers - depending on the laboratory in which they are based. (wikipedia.org)
  • Therefore, DLS is proud to launch a series of profiles to reveal the skills, career highlights, and accomplishments of laboratory professionals in our communities. (cdc.gov)
  • 4. Sufficient sound judgment and coping skills to perform effectively and function independently in stressful academic and clinical laboratory environments. (apsu.edu)