Medical Laboratory Technologists

(NOC 3211)

Career Description

Medical laboratory technologists conduct medical laboratory tests, experiments and analyses to assist in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.

Duties May Include

Medical laboratory technologists perform some or all of the following duties:

Collect blood or other samples and receive tissue samples from patients

Log patient samples and prepare them for testing

Set up medical laboratory equipment

Conduct routine laboratory tests and sample analyses

Clean and maintain medical laboratory and medical laboratory equipment

Examples of Titles

Clinical Immunology Technician
Histology Technologist
Immunohematology Technologist
Medical Laboratory Technologist

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Modified on April 07, 2022