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§ 1032. Examination for Clinical Laboratory Technologist's License.

17 CA ADC § 1032BARCLAYS OFFICIAL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 17. Public Health
Division 1. State Department of Health Services
Chapter 2. Laboratories
Subchapter 1. Service Laboratories
Group 2. Clinical Laboratory Regulations
Article 1.5. Licensure of Clinical Laboratory Personnel (Refs & Annos)
17 CCR § 1032
§ 1032. Examination for Clinical Laboratory Technologist's License.
With the exception as provided in Section 1262 of the Business and Professions Code, written, oral, or practical examinations shall be conducted by the department to aid it in judging the qualifications of applicants for licensure as clinical laboratory technologists. In addition to the requirements for licensure as specified in Section 1261 of the Business and Professions Code, the prerequisites for entrance into the licensing examination shall be one of the following:
(a) Graduation from a college or university maintaining standards equivalent, as determined by the department, to those institutions accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, or an essentially equivalent accrediting agency, with a baccalaureate and a major in clinical laboratory science, the last year of which course shall have been primarily clinical laboratory procedures in a clinical laboratory training school acceptable to the department; or
(b) Graduation from a college or university maintaining standards equivalent, as determined by the department, to those institutions accredited by the Eastern Association of Schools and Colleges, or an essentially equivalent accrediting agency, with a baccalaureate and courses pertinent to the clinical laboratory field as may be determined by the department plus one year as a clinical laboratory technologist trainee or the equivalent as determined by the department in a clinical laboratory acceptable to the department; provided, however, that a baccalaureate obtained after July 1, 1973, must include at least:
(1) 16 semester or equivalent quarter hours of chemistry, including instruction in analytical and biological chemistry;
(2) 18 semester or equivalent quarter hours of biological science, including instruction in immunology, hematology and medical microbiology which may include bacteriology, mycology, virology and parasitology;
(3) 3 semester or equivalent quarter hours of physics, including instruction in principles of light and electricity; or
(c) A minimum of two years of experience as a licensed trainee or the equivalent as determined by the department doing clinical laboratory work embracing the various fields of clinical laboratory activity in a clinical laboratory acceptable to the department and 90 semester hours or equivalent quarter hours of university or college work in which are included the following coursed, or essential equivalent as may be determined by the department: general inorganic chemistry - 8; quantitative analysis - 3; basic biological sciences - 8; bacteriology - 4; provided, however, that university or college work completed after July 1, 1973, must include at least:
(1) 16 semester or equivalent quarter hours of chemistry, including instruction in analytical and biological chemistry;
(2) 18 semester or equivalent quarter hours of biological science including instruction in immunology, hematology and medical microbiology which may include bacteriology, mycology, virology and parasitology;
(3) 3 semester or equivalent quarter hours of physics, including instruction in principles of light and electricity.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 102 and 208, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 1246, 1261, 1262, 1263, 2164 and 1301, Business and Professions Code.
HISTORY
1. New section filed 11-25-70 as procedural and organizational; designated effective 11-24-70 (Register 70, No. 48).
2. Certificate of Compliance - Sec. 11422.1, Gov. code, filed 1-20-71 (Register 71, No. 4).
3. Amendment filed 6-8-72; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 72, No. 24).
4. Editorial correction changing “yours” to “hours” in subsection (c)(3) (Register 2015, No. 2).
This database is current through 9/8/17 Register 2017, No. 36
17 CCR § 1032, 17 CA ADC § 1032
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