CASE 1    |    Sierra Burnes

CASE 2    |    Shirley Carter

CASE 3    |    Bradley Leonard (Butch) Sampson

CASE 4    |    Henry and Ertha Williams

CASE 5    |    Sherman (Red) Yoder

CASE 6    |    Charles Robert (Chip) Jones


CASE 8    |   Mrs. Millie Larsen

CASE 9    |    Ms. Julia Morales

CASE 10    |    Miss Patricia Verloren

CASE 11    |    Abel 

CASE 12    |    Heddy

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Medical Laboratory Scientist

Professional Roles and Functions

About the Profession

It is a specialized profession providing patient sample analysis for diagnostic purposes to private and public medical professionals through analysis of blood, urine, cells, tissues samples, DNA and other body fluids. Due to the hazards of handling infectious material, all laboratories conform to stringent safety procedures.

The  health  sector  relies on the effective diagnosis and management of patient  care,  as  well  as  the  implementation  and management of a legislative framework that protects people’s rights to reliable and accurate healthcare services.

What does a Medical Laboratory Scientist do?

Qualified Medical Laboratory Scientists are highly trained health professionals who work in pathology laboratories and play a crucial and integral role in the healthcare of South Africa. Many medical laboratories are linked to hospitals and are generally equipped with sophisticated and modern analytical instruments.

Medical Laboratory Scientists are responsible for the vitally important task of processing and analysing the samples taken by medical practitioners and thereby assisting with an accurate diagnosis and subsequently influencing a specific course of treatment.