Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists

The Board Responsibilities

The Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists (NSCMLT) Board  is responsible for the following functions:

Prescribe the qualifications required for scope of practice within the medical laboaratory technologist (MLT)  profession and monitor, ensure educational institutions and courses of studies or programs are accredited

Authorize the registration of MLTs under the Act, and to maintain registers

Consider applications for annual practising registrations

Reveiw and promote the competence of MLTs registered

Receive and act upom information from health professionals, employers, and the public about the competence of MLTs registered with NSCMLT

Notify employers, NS Department of Health that the practice of a registered MLT may pose a risk of harm to the public 

Consider cases of MLTs registered with NSCMLT who may be unable to perform the duties required for the practice of their profession 

Set standards of clinical competence, cutural and ethical conduct for MLTs 

Promote public awareness of the responsibilities of the College

Exercise and perform any other functions, powers, and duties that are conferred or imposed on it by or under the Act or any other enactment

Get in Touch

380 Bedford Highway, Suite 202
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2L4

Email: info@nscmlt.org

Phone: 902-453-9605

Toll Free: 888-897-4095 (NS only)

Fax: 902-454-3535