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FORTIS Medical Lab Technician Programs in Landover, MD

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With the FORTIS Medical Lab Technician programs in MD, you will learn to perform tests and laboratory procedures used in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, and examine and analyze body fluids, and cells.

A Medical Lab Technician performs tests and laboratory procedures used in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease. They may examine and analyze body fluids, and cells. They look for bacteria, parasites, and other microorganisms; analyze the chemical content of fluids; match blood for transfusions; and test for drug levels in the blood that show how a patient is responding to treatment. The test results will enable Physicians to detect, diagnose, and treat disease. The Medical Lab Technician may use such lab equipment as microscopes, cell counters, and automated and computerized equipment capable of performing a number of tests simultaneously.

The Medical Laboratory Technology program at FORTIS will prepare students to enter this career field in a variety of entry-level positions. Medical Lab Technicians often work in blood banking, hematology, immunology or microbiology performing duties under the supervision of a pathologist, medical laboratory scientist or other medical professional.

Get your Medical Lab Technician Associate Degree at FORTIS in Landover, MD

If you live in near Maryland or Pennsylvania and are considering our a Medical Lab Technician programs in MD, then call FORTIS today or click here to request more information.

 

2015 NAACLS Annual Report:

Three Year Average BOC Pass Rate Percentage: 100%*

Three Year Average other Certification/Licensure Pass Rate Percentage: N/A*

Three Year Average Graduation Rate Percentage: 80%*

Three Year Average Placement Rate Percentage: 75%*

* Only single year data available


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