Career Development Opportunities

VCU Health Department of Pathology sponsors a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Career Development program for VCUH Department of Pathology employees featuring paid skills development and free tuition for qualified employees.  As a Medical Laboratory Professional, you are a valuable and highly skilled member of a team meeting challenges every day.  MLTs in the Department of Pathology at VCUH work in a variety of settings.  We encourage and support you in your academic and career growth as a professional MLT in the VCUH Department of Pathology.  As an added value, we provide textbooks and tuition assistance for MLT studies at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College adjacent to VCUH.

In support of professional development, VCU Health provides a Medical Technologist Clinical Ladder program designed to recognize and reward laboratory professionals for excellence in practice and customer service.  The ladder provides a clear and requisite expectations from the entry level through the more advanced who seek higher professional development and recognition striving to achieve expert status.

For more information about these programs contact:
Roxanne Mercer, MS, MT(ASCP)
Laboratory Operations
Office: (804) 828-0270
Fax: (804) 828-6156