CMO-No.14-s2006.pdf - Section 4 Program Description Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology\/Bachelor in Medical Laboratory Science is a four year

CMO-No.14-s2006.pdf - Section 4 Program Description...

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Section 4. Program Description Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology/Bachelor in Medical Laboratory Science is a four year program consisting of general education subjects and professional subjects. The second semester of the fourth year level is the internship program of six (6) months in an accredited training laboratory with rotational duties in different sections such as Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Immunohematology (Blood Banking), Immunology and Serology, Urinalysis and other Body Fluids (Clinical Microscopy), Parasitology, Histopathologic/Cytologic techniques and other emergent technologies. a. Objectives: The Medical Technology Education aims to: 1. develop the knowledge, attitudes and skills in the performance of clinical laboratory procedures needed to help the physician in the proper diagnosis, treatment, prognosis and prevention of diseases; 2. develop skills in critical and analytical thinking to advance knowledge in Medical Technology/Clinical Laboratory Science and contribute to the challenges of the profession; 3. develop leadership skills and to promote competence and excellence and; 4. uphold moral and ethical values in the service of society and in the practice of the profession. b. Specific professions, careers, occupations or trades that the graduates of this program may go into. Clinical Laboratory Practice: Medical Technologists/Medical Laboratory Scientists in Hospital Laboratories, Clinics and Sanitarium. Education: Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientists can be employed as faculty in colleges and universities offering Medical Technology/Medical Laboratory Science program to teach professional subjects. Diagnostic Industry/Drug Companies Specialized Fields: Medico-Legal Laboratory Drug Testing Laboratory HIV/AIDS Testing Laboratory Information System Quality Management System Research Other Fields Employing the Knowledge and Skills of Medical Technologists/Medical Laboratory Scientists 2
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