Navigation Links
ARUP Laboratories and Weber State University Announce Educational Collaboration
Date:7/30/2008

SALT LAKE CITY, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- ARUP Laboratories, a national medical reference laboratory and a leader in innovative laboratory research and development, and Weber State University (WSU), a pioneer in the distance-learning arena, have entered into a personnel education collaboration that will address critical shortages in qualified laboratory testing personnel. Under this agreement, ARUP and WSU will partner to provide enhanced opportunities for ARUP client institutions to access Web-based education in the field of medical technology to obtain Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS) bachelor's degrees and Clinical Laboratory Technician (CLT) associate's degrees online.

"According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period of 2002 through 2010, 12,400 graduates will be needed annually to staff the nation's clinical laboratories. However, on a national basis less than half of the necessary laboratory personnel are graduating," said ARUP President and COO Ronald L. Weiss, MD, MBA. "We are seeing these shortages become more critical within community health systems that are growing their outreach programs. This collaboration provides our client laboratories with an opportunity to educate laboratory personnel, without taking them away from their work sites."

WSU, based in Ogden, Utah, has been recognized for its groundbreaking academic programs and was the first university to offer a complete CLS bachelor's degree and CLT associate's degree online. The program includes the study and performance of laboratory tests vital to the detection, differential diagnosis, treatment, and study of diseases.

"Students access the courses online anytime. Completion of their laboratory competencies for each course occurs after work in their own facilities with approval and support of their employers. Students who participate in this online program will utilize the resources of their respective work facilities to successfully complete required labo
'/>"/>

SOURCE ARUP Laboratories
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
2. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Adipex-P(R)
3. Planet Technologies Announces Agreement to Acquire Antigen Laboratories
4. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Coreg(R)
5. Sandia National Laboratories Selects Allscripts Electronic Health Record and Practice Management for Employee Health Center
6. Andrew Lessmans TWC Construction and ProCaps Laboratories Contract With DT Solar to Install a 700 kW Solar Electric System
7. Mesa Laboratories Names New Vice President of Sales and Marketing
8. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. Announces Tentative FDA Approval for Generic Zyrtec Chewable(R)
9. Forest Laboratories, Inc. Sets Date and Conference Call for Fiscal 2008 Second Quarter Earnings
10. Roxane Laboratories, Inc. Announces the Launch of Oxcarbazepine Tablets, 150mg, 300mg and 600mg
11. JDRF partners with Housey Pharmaceutical Research Laboratories
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... THURSDAY, July 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Most professional ... to return to the game, a new study finds. ... players, but their rate of return after surgery to ... explained. The new study included 60 players who ... had this procedure successfully returned to play, defined as ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 10, ... hot flashes that often accompany menopause, new research suggests. ... of menopausal women, said Dr. Taraneh Shirazian, an assistant professor ... School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York ... hot flashes a day, and she added that hot flashes ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter ... of 10 adults make use of calorie information on menus, ... according to a new U.S. study. Women in particular ... Hee Lee-Kwan, an epidemiologist with the U.S. Centers for Disease ... they used menu labeling to help choose their meal, compared ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... issues ranging from child abuse to urban street violence, ... Society for Research on Aggression (ISRA) at the Loews ... hosting the prestigious world meeting, which is held every ... to be bringing together leading scholars from more than ... about the causes, consequences and solutions to aggressive behavior," ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... the top public health concerns in the United States, ... obese as of 2012. As health problems such as ... Twitter to discuss the problem. , A new study, ... the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, ... to track Twitter conversations about the issue of overweight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Shoulder Surgery Gets NFL Players Back in the Game 2Health News:Losing Weight May Ease Hot Flashes, Study Finds 2Health News:Losing Weight May Ease Hot Flashes, Study Finds 3Health News:60 Percent of Diners Use Calorie Labeling When Posted: CDC 2Health News:60 Percent of Diners Use Calorie Labeling When Posted: CDC 3Health News:Georgia State hosts national conference on aggression 2Health News:Georgia State hosts national conference on aggression 3Health News:Study looks at how Twitter can be used to address specific health issues 2
... Association (BMA) said that the financial crisis would put an end ... work part-time after childbirth. // ,This scheme comes under ... to stop the scheme and transferring the powers to the regional ... solve the financial problems faced by few of the hospitals that ...
... of smoking tobacco can be given up through watching the ... Lori Bastian, of the Duke University Medical Center in Durham. ... who is suffering from the disease. // A telephone counseling ... This extends over a period of 12 weeks which is ...
... new drug, peramivir, claimed to be a highly potent formulation ... virus has been credited with a fast-track review by the ... drug, produced by the pharmaceutical company BioCryst can be injected ... against different bird flu strains. If successful and approved we ...
... a new study. The number of people in the country who ... 1990 figure of 0.3%, according to researchers belonging to Queen's University. ... Canada for measuring obesity, and if the BMI is above 25, ... is a case of obesity. ,As per the ...
... is facing an increased threat of bird flu as new cases ... WHO Western Pacific has said though// Asian countries are planning and ... lot should have been done and should be done to prevent ... due to bird flu infection in East Asia since the re-emergence ...
... fund has lead to cancellation of subsidized flexible working for ... four years back by the Government is being rolled back// ... hospitals have also showed interest to acquisition of NHS funded ... to financial crisis. ,Last year the government hospitals ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New UK Policy Threatens The Flexible Working Scheme 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014  RESMED INC. (NYSE: ... quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2014 results on ... market close. A press release with ResMed,s results will be ... will host a webcast to discuss operating results and future ... at 1:30 p.m. US Pacific Time and the live webcast ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014  Decision Resources Group ... infectious disease (ID) specialists are willing to prescribe ... (oritavancin) for use as OPAT, approximately two-thirds of ... agents to their hospital inpatients. However, our findings ... patients are initiated on OPAT following hospital discharge, ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds "China Orthopedic Instrument Industry Report, 2013-2015" research ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/MN46792 ) Benefiting from aging of ... orthopedic instrument industry has seen rapid development ... 3.28 billion yuan in 2006 to 9.85 billion yuan ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ResMed To Announce Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year-End 2014 Results 2Long-Acting Antibiotics Offering Once-Weekly Dosing Will See Favorable Uptake and Use as Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) 2Long-Acting Antibiotics Offering Once-Weekly Dosing Will See Favorable Uptake and Use as Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) 3Orthopedic Instrument Industry in China Markets Forecast to 2015 2Orthopedic Instrument Industry in China Markets Forecast to 2015 3
... Six years ago, before smartphones were a veritable cornerstone ... Michigan joined an initiative to begin using similar handheld ... prescribe medications for their patients.  Today, ... (SEMI) reports that more than 7,500 physicians in the ...
... 28, 2012 Bionovo, Inc. (OTCQB: BNVI), a pharmaceutical company ... effective treatments for women,s health and cancer, announced today ... recommended that the Phase 3 trial of Menerba (MF101) ... its clinical safety and tolerability data. Menerba is Bionovo,s ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Entering its Prime: Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative, One of the Nation's Longest Running ePrescribing Programs, Increases Enrollment by 33 Percent; Kicks off Seventh Year 2Entering its Prime: Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative, One of the Nation's Longest Running ePrescribing Programs, Increases Enrollment by 33 Percent; Kicks off Seventh Year 3Entering its Prime: Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative, One of the Nation's Longest Running ePrescribing Programs, Increases Enrollment by 33 Percent; Kicks off Seventh Year 4Entering its Prime: Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative, One of the Nation's Longest Running ePrescribing Programs, Increases Enrollment by 33 Percent; Kicks off Seventh Year 5Entering its Prime: Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative, One of the Nation's Longest Running ePrescribing Programs, Increases Enrollment by 33 Percent; Kicks off Seventh Year 6Entering its Prime: Southeast Michigan ePrescribing Initiative, One of the Nation's Longest Running ePrescribing Programs, Increases Enrollment by 33 Percent; Kicks off Seventh Year 7Bionovo's Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation of Phase 3 Study for Menerba™ 2Bionovo's Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation of Phase 3 Study for Menerba™ 3Bionovo's Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation of Phase 3 Study for Menerba™ 4
... interoperative placement to stent the ... and continent urinary diversions. Supplied ... for one-time use. CAUTION: Periodic ... not remain indwelling more than ...
... a device that provides effective cutting and simultaneous ... to provide the urologist with the same touch ... the approximate speed and the same ease of ... but with a 45% greater zone of ...
Used for stone manipulation and removal in the renal pelvis under direct vision. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used for stone manipulation and removal in the renal pelvis under direct vision. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Medicine Products: