The duties of a patient care technician include checking vital signs, drawing blood, preparing blood and other specimens for transport to the laboratory, and performing pulmonary function tests or electrocardiograms. Pro... More » Business & Finance Careers

Pharmaceutical technicians can take courses in topics such as pharmacy operations, managed healthcare and prescription compounding, but must take at least one hour of a pharmacy law course per two-year period. Some colle... More » Education Colleges & Universities

Patient care technicians across the United States earned between $9.76 to $16.58 hourly, as of 2015. These figures do not include overtime incomes, bonuses or earnings gained through profit sharing. More » Business & Finance Careers Salaries

Some of the duties of medical assistants include checking blood pressure, recording medical histories, communicating with the public, scheduling laboratory tests, explaining procedures to patients, assisting doctors duri... More » Business & Finance Careers

Medical technicians, also called medical laboratory technicians, are responsible for performing basic laboratory procedures, like testing specimens and recording results, according to Education Portal. They handle diagno... More » Business & Finance Careers

As of 2013, the most common jobs in Ottawa according to Canadian Business magazine include registered nurse and laboratory technician. Other common jobs that are in demand in the city are technologist and physiotherapist... More » Business & Finance Careers

Clinical laboratory technician training that is part of an associate degree program typically consists of basic sciences, such as biology and chemistry, along with specialized courses like medical terminology and hematol... More » Business & Finance Careers