Bring Your Caring and Compassionate Nature Into a Rewarding Career
Medical technology is the health profession that deals with the application of laboratory analysis to diagnose, monitor, treat diseases, and conditions. The laboratory depends on the phlebotomy technician to collect quality samples from the patient to produce quality laboratory results. To do this, a phlebotomy technician must create an atmosphere of trust and confidence with patients while drawing blood specimens in a skillful, safe, and reliable manner.
The overall employment of medical laboratory technologists is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations (The average growth rate for all occupations is 7 percent).
Why you should choose to be a medical technologist?
- Make a difference. It’s called the hidden profession which saves lives. A Medical Technologist is involved in providing patient care without the face-to-face interaction. You will be providing laboratory testing, predicting the correct antibiotic to prescribe, to typing the correct blood for surgery to doctors so they can provide an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan.
- Opportunities for advancement. You can achieve security and stability with a MT degree and if you think graduating as an MT is the end game, there’s more. It opens to a slew of opportunities. Other extraordinary career paths include.
- Biolaboratory companies
- Cosmetics research lab
- Fertility research clinics
- Forensic research
- Blood banking
Career Path and Salary
Make a positive impact in healthcare. Start your journey to becoming a Med Tech.