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Information for health professionals

24 October 2017

Public Health Ontario has released new Labstracts: Syphilis (Treponema pallidum) serologic testing update and Respiratory viral testing algorithm.
Labstracts provide important information to health care practitioners about clinical or operational changes in laboratory testing. These can include updates in specimen collection, handling, testing or interpretation.

Save the date!

10 October 2017

The CMLTO will be hosting a webinar for medical laboratory employers and managers at noon on November 22, 2017. Further details and registration information will be released soon. If you'd like to be notified directly, please email communications@cmlto.com.

Deadline approaching: Academic Member on Council

03 October 2017

The CMLTO Council will be accepting applications from qualified MLTs who express interest in seeking the appointment of Academic Member on the Council.
For eligibility requirements and other details, please click here (PDF). The deadline for Academic Member applications to be received by the College is Friday, October 6, 2017, 4:30 pm.

2018 Annual registration renewal begins Nov 1st

03 October 2017

CMLTO’s Annual Registration Renewal for 2018 begins online on November 1, 2017. All medical laboratory technologists registered in Ontario will be sent notification of the renewal requirements by letter mail on October 13, 2017, and must renew online by December 31, 2017. 
If you have questions, please call 416-861-9605 and press 1, or email registration@cmlto.com.

CMLTO office closed for Thanksgiving

02 October 2017

The CMLTO office will be closed on October 9, 2017, for the Thanksgiving Day statutory holiday. Regular office hours will resume at 8:30 am on October 10th.

Looking for a speaker for the fall?

08 September 2017

The CMLTO is committed to building relationships with members, other health profession colleges, key stakeholders, and the public. We are pleased to provide speakers on a wide variety of topics, including its regulatory role, ethics and professionalism, interprofessional collaboration, and the Voluntary Roster of Registered Medical Laboratory Technicians.
To request a CMLTO representative to deliver a presentation, please e-mail memberrelations@cmlto.com.

CMLTO office closed on September 4, 2017

31 August 2017

The CMLTO office will be closed on September 4, 2017, for the Labour Day statutory holiday.

Regular office hours resume at 8:30 am on September 5th.

Appointment for Academic Member position on Council

23 August 2017

The CMLTO Council will be accepting applications from qualified MLTs who express interest in seeking the appointment of Academic Member on the Council.
For eligibility requirements and other details, please click here (PDF). The deadline for Academic Member applications to be received by the College is Friday, October 6, 2017, 4:30 pm.

CMLTO office closed on August 7, 2017

03 August 2017

The CMLTO office will be closed on August 7, 2017, for the Simcoe Day statutory holiday. Regular office hours resume at 8:30 am on August 8th.

New PHOL labstract: HCV

01 August 2017

For medical laboratory professionals
The Public Health Ontario Laboratories (PHOL) has issued a new PHO Labstract (LAB-SD-123) regarding Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA detection using Dried Blood Spots (DBS) along with the new Hepatitis PCR requisition. Read or download the PDF by clicking here.