Medical Laboratory Professionals perform millions of lab tests every day. The information they provide helps to diagnose everything from cancer to COVID-19. Their work is vital to patient care.
Learn more about the profession and see the science from medical laboratory professionals themselves on how they play a vital part in providing life-saving patient care.
For medical laboratory professionals, it’s more than a job. It’s a calling. These health care workers are behind every medical laboratory test result, dedicating their days to patients they don’t always get to meet.
But now, the #BehindEveryPatient campaign is introducing 35 communities across Canada to the medical laboratory professional behind their care.
With pamphlets that feature the inspiring stories of lab professionals being delivered to every mailbox in their community, each pamphlet introduces the professional to the patients they care for.
Select a pamphlet below and meet the people #BehindEveryPatient.
The work done in the lab is often unseen, but each of the millions of tests performed by medical laboratory professionals is vital to your care.
Host Andrew Chapman brings you behind the scenes for an inside look at how medical laboratory professionals take care of your health in the lab!
There are different specializations within the profession. Medical laboratory professionals are trained to have the right knowledge and skills to perform duties specific to their roles. Here are the four specialized roles of medical laboratory professionals.
Hundreds of millions of lab tests are performed every year in Canada. Medical laboratory professionals run these tests to provide critical information about your health. Get a deeper look at how these tests inform patient care, why they are done and how medical laboratory professionals get results.
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