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Job > Medical Technologist

The future of this field.

Just to add more, she said the 3 of them would do all the work, no lab assistants or specimen processors. Wherever those specimens are going now is somewhere that receives a lot of ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

The future of this field.

current CLS's, I read that the CLS shortage will get SO bad in the recent years that hospitals will completely outsource their labs to outside labs, kind of like how many hospitals ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

The future of this field.

interesting discussion from 2yrs ago. wonder if there's new input

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Can anyone share their interview experience with any CA CLS training program?

A CLS, what do students usually do to separate themselves from the crowd or at least get an invitation for an interview? Is extensive lab experience necessary? I've been ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

i think you're missing biochem

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

i would be interested in taking it if it's not too expensive. how much would it be? some schools have different extension rates. how likely is it that the class will be offered?

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

thanks!

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

has anyone taken med micro online somewhere that is a semester course only? i know that it's a 1 yr course at weber but im not interested in that...thanks!

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

thanks!

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

how did you guys like weber?

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Requirements

who did you guys contact at LFS? Do you know if Medical Microbio from their online program would be acceptable as well?

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

How do you get a CA license after passing the ASCPi exam???!

I would think you need an SSN because that's how they tell you are a citizen and eligible for employment. Every job I've had requires your SSN.

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

medical technologist licensure

I don't think hospitals are paying for sponsorships due to the high cost.

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

The true facts about MT salaries and pay

Not everyone would rather be a doctor, dentist, pharmacist, or whatever. Not everyone who chooses another profession in healthcare is a med school reject. There are plenty of ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

The true facts about MT salaries and pay

Because I thought I wanted to become a pharmacist until I took microbiology this last semester, which was a pre-requisite for pharmacy school. To my surprise, I fell in love with ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

The true facts about MT salaries and pay

"CLS48 didn't lived and desired to become a MT, life or his mind intervened. CLS48 wanted to be a doctor and go to med school but did not get accepted so he had to go MT ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

CLS Trainee License

they don't like courses in progress because they receive a lot of applicants so they're able to favor people who have all courses completed, but it wont hurt to try. worst case ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist 3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

anybody ever enrolled in CLS program at UCI? or has been invited for the interview this year?

CLS148, I have been following your posts for a few months now...I think I decided on going for CLS instead of pharmacy (my original plan) and want to apply to Loma Linda but was ...

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

just hound your recruiter with questions or threaten legal action due to discrimination. demand WHY you were let go.

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

no im not an employee. i dont know, i think you should try to push and find out what happened. its just a fishy story.

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

do what you can, you deserve an answer, at the very least you can find out what happened so you can change your behavior if need be, maybe youre doing something wrong that youre ...

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

Call her back and say that if she doesn't answer your questions, then she will have to talk to your Labor Dispute Attorney. If she says "fine" then tell her she'll be ...

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

You need to complain to HR. That's not right. Something is very fishy...

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

That's weird. Were you working too slow? Not getting along with your co-workers?

3 years ago
Company > Kaiser Permanente

FIRED FROM KAISER!!!! WHY?

What did you do? What position did you hold?

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

The true facts about MT salaries and pay

Is CLS-Rookie still around? I'd like to ask him/her some questions about applying to CSUDH as a post-bac. Thanks :)

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Updates on the Doctorate in Clinical Laboratory Science (DCLS)

makes sense, this career is still pretty low radar and low support. Once the shortage gets really bad that's when things will take off due to increased attention not only from ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Clinical Laboratory Science Track

you should know why you want to do it lol! make sure this is the right choice for you, dont do it cuz of the money...money gets old fast when you dont like your job

3 years ago
Job > Pharmacist

Lies about pharmacist job market

hoapres - where is your proof that there was no shortage? i'm really curious because you seem to like conspiracies

3 years ago
Job > Pharmacist

Lies about pharmacist job market

usc2008, do you keep in contact with your classmates? what do they think about all of this?

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Clinical Laboratory Science Track

what's your gpa? i think if it's high you'll be competitive

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

CLS Interview for SFSU

Yay! Thank you for the help :) I wish I could tour a lab - I'm actually from SoCal and CLS programs are lacking down here. We have Dominguez Hills but that's impossible to get into ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

CLS Interview for SFSU

I wanna apply here for the next year :) Can you guys give advice on the app process or interviewing? Do you know what kind of GPA they look for or if they want lab experience? I'm ...

3 years ago
Job > Pharmacist

Lies about pharmacist job market

id actually like to talk to you if u can email me thebigbang0011@gmail.com

3 years ago
Job > Pharmacist

Lies about pharmacist job market

USCgrad, where do you work if you don't mind me asking? Since you graduated in 2008 you should have a good job by now because that was still during the pharmacist shortage phase

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Future of the Lab?

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-01-30/genome-cure-for-ill-twins-paves-breakthrough-to-doctor-s-office.html

I bet med techs are going to be the individuals responsible ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist 3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Can you specialize as a CLS?

Hi guys, I know you can "move up" as a CLS by becoming a supervisor/manager/director, etc, but I'm not interested in administration. Can CLS's specialize in a specific ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

RN wanting a lab assistant position

Hi Michelle,

Glad to hear you still like the lab. Do you see the work getting monotonous or "drone"-y after a while or do you find the work to be stimulating ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

RN wanting a lab assistant position

Is Michelle still around to update us on her story? I feel like I've been watching a soap opera after reading 3 pages of this thread!

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

You didn't answer my question as to what you do for a living. I searched your posts and you've been commenting on many different job forums, discouraging people from going to ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

hoapres what's your job anyway? doesn't sound like you're a med tech

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

Finally...don't think it's so easy to get a job right after high school! Entry level jobs are flooded with apps from unemployed people. That 10$/hr secretary position posting ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

I agree with a lot of what you've said. It's a different world we live in now. A bachelor's degree was worth gold when you graduated so many years ago, because few people acquired ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

Even engineers which are notoriously the highest paid bachelor's holder don't see 80k with a bachelor's degree, they usually start at 50-60k.

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

Your sister should have done more research before going into the field and realized the internship is required.

I can't believe one poster is saying someone working at ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

This thread is turning into a rant and silly argument rather than a legitimate post regarding a specific field.

Yes, of course there are people who become millionaires with ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Technologist

Kaiser Permanente Slave Labor Externship for Medical Lab Tech Program @ Folsom Lake College

Lisa, it sounds like you and your family are a bit confused, I am pretty sure what your sister has to do is the 1 yr internship that is REQUIRED in the state of CA in order to ...

3 years ago