MAP-226
Medical Laboratory Procedures II
1.5 Credit Hours

This course expands on basic medical laboratory procedures presented in MAP-221 Medical Laboratory Procedures I, with emphasis on urinalysis, hematology, and chemistry. Students will learn the basics of each department, specimens needed for testing, and how to perform the CLIA waived testing in each department. Students will also learn how to perform and collect specimens by capillary puncture and venipuncture. The course encourages students to demonstrate critical thinking, and to incorporate knowledge gained into the performance of course competencies. This course is the second course of a two-semester sequence.