PCL health lab is a program that aims to produce middle level medical Laboratory Technology with sound academic knowledge equipped with perfect technical skills that can face real life situation at the level they are aimed at. The objective of PCL health lab is to be able to perform routine and special laboratory investigation on clinical and non-clinical specimens independently, Interpret the results and explain underlying principles in each investigation and to prepare reagents required for routine and special investigations.
Clinical laboratory testing plays a crucial role in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. Medical health lab technicians are trained to work under the supervision of a technologist to conduct routine diagnostic tests, as well as set up, clean and maintain medical laboratory equipment.
Scope of PCL Health Lab
PCL health lab is one of the most promising career options. Employment prospects for PCL health lab students are good, both within the country and overseas.PCL health lab have a wide range of scope and job opportunities..There are job opportunities in public hospitals and research laboratories.Also, They can seek career at private hospital, nursing homes and diagnostic center.Moreover Self employment can be obtained through private practice.
Candidates having passed and secured fifty percent mark in the PCL General Science (I.Sc. or 10+2) program with biology and other prerequisite subjects OR in PCL Health Science (Health Laboratory) are eligible to apply for Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology (B.Sc. MLT).