234611 MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTIST
Medical Laboratory Scientist belongs to the occupation unit group of 2346 MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS and is a Skill Level 1 occupation in Australia. In other words, a medical laboratory scientist must have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Conducts medical laboratory tests to assist in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.
Medical Scientific Officer
Skills Assessment Authority:
Australian Institute of Medical and Clinical Scientist (AIMS) is the designated authority for assessing skills and competencies for medical laboratory scientist, medical laboratory technician and pathology collector in Australia for migration purposes.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
- preparing tissue sections for microscopic examination
- examining and analysing samples to study the effects of microbial infections
- analysing samples of body tissue and fluids to develop techniques to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases
- advising Medical Practitioners on the interpretation of tests and methods for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease
- setting up the steps and rules of laboratory medical testing
- operating and maintaining laboratory equipment
- maintaining laboratory quality assurance and safety standards
- preparing scientific papers and reports
- studies the formation, early growth and development of living organisms
234611 Medical Laboratory Scientist
Australian Visa Options for 234611 MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTIST
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