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AHE 147 - Clinical Lab Assistant Externship

1.0 to 2.0 Credits
Practical experience in the role of Clinical Laboratory Assistant. Students will be supervised by instructor and staff at clinical sites. Prerequisite: AHE 146 . Permit code required.

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Apply knowledge of specimen collection and set up procedures. [REASON]
  2. Apply knowledge of safety measures, infection control and first aid for clinical laboratory. [REASON]
  3. Evaluate, document, and apply quality control procedures. [REASON]
  4. Identify sources of error and corrective actions. [REASON]
  5. Apply proper labeling, documentation methods, and preparation for specimen transport. [ACT]
  6. Describe the laboratory policies and procedures related to their clinical site. [REASON]
  7. Demonstrate the ability to communicate (verbally and non-verbally) effectively and appropriately with both clients and team members in the workplace. [EXPLORE]
  8. Demonstrate a professional and positive attitude in the workplace and realize (through journals) the importance of professional development by pursuing and maintaining certification. [REASON]

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