Uh … Houston, we have a problem

Anyone who has spent any significant time in a medical laboratory, whether it is as a phlebotomist, lab assistant, MLT, MLS, or PhD knows there is a major problem that has been largely unrecognized by the physician community: the improper utilization of laboratory tests and … the misinterpretation of those tests.  Us in the laboratory […]

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My First Lab Job

My first laboratory job was at a large major medical center on the New Orleans metropolitan area; the same laboratory where I performed my clinical rotations. During clinical rotations I was taught by several fantastic laboratory scientists and I met my first mentor. Shortly after I graduated and started working full-time this mentor took me […]

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