- Search Results
 
 
Medical Lab Technicians Hold ‘Career Day’
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017

Montserrado County Flag

 

Medical Lab Technicians Hold ‘Career Day’

MONROVIA, April 30 (LINA) - Medical Laboratory Technicians in Liberia will hold Career Day activities on May 1 and 5 in Montserrado and Bong Counties respectively.

A release issued in Monrovia said realizing the critical role of the Medical Laboratory Technicians, especially following the outbreak of Ebola in Liberia, the Human Resources for Health (HRH) Project of the Maternal Child Survival Program (MCSP) is supporting the activities.

The Career Day activities are being organized in collaboration with the Liberia Association of Medical Laboratory Technologist (LAMLT) and MCSP HRH-supported Pre-Service Training Institutions.

They include Phebe Paramedical Training Program, PTP, Stella Maris Polytechnic - Mother Pattern College of Health Science and Tubman National Institute of Medical Arts, TNIMA.

The Career Day provides this cadre of health service providers with a unique opportunity to increase public understanding of their roles and appreciation for clinical laboratory personnel. 

The program will also help to increase the deserved recognition of the profession as it supports improvement to the individual practitioner’s role, job satisfaction and contribution they make to the community.

Furthermore, the Career Day activities will also be used as a period to inform and educate medical colleagues and the public about medical laboratory work and the impact these dedicated skilled professionals have on overall patient care. 

The activities are mainly targeting Montserrado and Bong Counties where the three Medical Laboratory Training Schools are located. 

The Maternal Child Survival Program, a global effort to improve Maternal and Newborn Health outcomes funded by USAID, is working with the Government of Liberia and partners to strengthen health services. 

Its Human Resources for Health is working in Liberia specifically to improve health workforce readiness, with a focus on reinforcing entry-level Registered Midwives (RMs) and Medical Laboratory Technician (MLTs) Pre-Service Education.

LINA PR/PTK

latest headlines
CNFA-Liberia& Partners SupportCommercialization of Local Rice
An international NGO, Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture-Liberia (CNFA-Liberia) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IF ...more
Coca-Cola Africa Recommits To WASH Promotion
Coca-Cola Bolstering Africa’s Resilience and Replenish Africa Initiative Programs say more than six million Africans are expected to be reached ...more
Children Forum Craves Justice In Bong
More than 150 children from the 13 administrative districts of Bong County under the umbrella of the Liberian Children Forum have gathered in Gba ...more
PUL To Hold Conflict Sensitive Journalism, Social Media Activists Training
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has announced that it will hold a two-day Conflict Sensitive Journalism and Social Media Activists Training from ...more
UN Begins Women Confab In Bong
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women in Liberia is currently conducting four-day Peace Hut Women Strategic Plan ...more
CU Prexy Brown Is 170th Independence Day National Orator
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that Dr. Herman Beseah Browne, President of the Cuttington University is the 170th Independence Ann ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency