Our graduates contribute to better health care

Our Contribution to Better Health Care

Practitioners with a University of Minnesota MLS background contribute to better health care in numerous and substantive ways.

  • They ensure accurate, precise information is communicated effectively to health care professionals and care teams.     
  • They bring to the health care system experience working collaboratively in health care teams with diverse backgrounds.
  • They’re oriented to continue to learn about and adopt the latest technology and techniques to improve diagnoses and outcomes.     
  • They help to ensure point of care (POCT) medical devices used in clinical settings are functioning properly and providing accurate results.
  • They provide guidance to health care providers about which tests will yield the most useful results while keeping costs down.     
  • They prioritize quality and excellence in their work and practices.