Quality Management (Medical Science)


This module will introduce students to the principles of Quality Management, Health and Safety and Statistics for the clinical laboratory.  

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the legal, ethical and practice boundaries of the medical science profession.

  2. Discuss the relevant national and international quality standards pertaining to the medical science profession.

  3. Appraise how a quality management system applies to the clinical laboratory service.

  4. Evaluate current Health and Safety regulations, and have knowledge of the relevant biological, chemical and physical hazard groups and associated risk containment.

  5. Monitor, evaluate and/or audit the quality of practice against evidence-based standards including using appropriate statistical analysis

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