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School of Medical Laboratory Science


School of Medical Laboratory Science

Atlantic Health System's School of Medical Laboratory Science has educated medical laboratory scientists for more than half a century. Accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS), our 12-month program incorporates didactic sessions and rotations of clinical practice in laboratories at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ, and Newton Medical Center in Newton, NJ. Most of our classroom instructors also teach in the laboratories, providing a continuity of instruction that enhances the clinical laboratory educational experience.

Atlantic Health System Laboratories
The laboratories at Morristown, Overlook and Newton medical centers are dedicated to delivering accurate, timely, value-driven diagnostic information and services. Our staff strives to anticipate, pursue and implement advances in laboratory medicine, while providing exceptional service to meet the needs and expectations of the people we serve. Staffed by 18 board-certified pathologists and 230 laboratory professionals and equipped with the latest technology, our laboratories perform more than 5 million tests per year. We are proud to partner with Mayo Medical Laboratories to provide a wide range of specialized testing.

Certificate in Medical Laboratory Science
After successful completion of all clinical and lecture requirements at the School of Medical Laboratory Science, each student receives a Certificate in Medical Laboratory Science, from Atlantic Health System's School of Medical Laboratory Science. A completed transcript (32 credits) will be sent to the student's affiliated college or university and the student is eligible to take the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification Examination.

Morristown Medical Center
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960

Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901

Newton Medical Center
175 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860

Chilton Medical Center
97 West Parkway
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444

Goryeb Children's Hospital
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960