Module - Principles and Practice of Cervical Cytology and Diagnostic Cytopathology (Competency 9)

Competency information

Minimise risks and hazards in compliance with health and safety policies.

Knowledge and skills you might demonstrate

  • The relevant health and safety regulations for laboratory and clinical investigations.
  • The specific health and safety regulations for the specialism, type of specimen/sample and investigation.
  • The potential hazards and risks and the actions to be taken to minimise these.
  • Responsibilities and scope of practice of laboratory personnel involved in performing investigations and reporting those investigations to users.