Needles, tubes of blood, pipets. Let’s help doctors make a life-saving diagnosis, and get you a Life.Changing. Career!
|Campus||Ottumwa Campus (Main)|
|Entry Term||Fall Term|
|Length of Program||3 Terms (9 Months)|
Do you want to work in healthcare and like being part of a team? Then a medical laboratory is the place for you! Clinical Lab Assistants are an integral part of the health care team. They assist physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases by drawing blood and returning it to the lab to be tested in a timely manner. Come be a part of our team in the Indian Hills Clinical Lab Science Programs. Apply today!
|What you will learn:||
Ready to take your education to the next level? Check out the Clinical Laboratory Assistant Program details below to see how our program at Indian Hills Community College will help you get a Life.Changing. Career as a Clinical Lab Assistant, Phlebotomist, or Specimen Processor!
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Program Outcomes (2019–2021)
* 2019 & 2021: Zero individuals sat for exam
The program has determined that its curriculum meets the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in all states, the District of Colombia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands secondary to its accreditation by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, based on the following:
NAACLS accreditation of a medical lab technician or clinical lab assistant program
satisfies state educational requirements in all states except New York and California,
the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Thus, students
graduating from NAACLS-accredited medical lab technician and clinical lab assistant
education programs are eligible to take the National Board of Certification and apply
for licensure in all states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin
Islands. For more information regarding state qualifications and licensure requirements,
refer to the ASCP Board of Certification website at www.ascp.org.
Questions? Don’t stress. Just ask Stacie!
Stacie Mason - Program Director
Indian Hills Community College
525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501
(641) 683-5319 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5319