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1st Meeting to Prepare Act 774

Posted on Feb 25, 2018 by admin@MIMLS

1st Meeting to Prepare Act 774

1ST MEETING OF MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST PROFESSION COMMITTEE TO PREPARE FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF ACT 774 | 21 FEB 2018

The Medical Laboratory Technologist Profession Committee (Jawatankuasa Profesion Juruteknologi Makmal Perubatan) had its first meeting to prepare for the implementation of Allied Health Professions Act 2016 (Act 774). The meeting was held on 21st February 2018 at the Allied Health Sciences Division, Ministry of Health, Putrajaya.

MIMLS was represented at this meeting by our Past President, Mr. Badarul Zaman Abdul Aziz, Honorary Secretary, Mr. Tan Kian Shing and Council Member, Ms. Harvinder Kaur Lakhbeer Singh (University of Malaya Medical Centre).

The meeting was chaired by Mr. Abdul Rahman Bin Bakar (Head of MLT Profession, Ministry of Health Malaysia) to finalise the Standard of Practice (Standard Amalan) for Medical Laboratory Technologists (MLT), which will be submitted to the Malaysian Allied Health Professions Council (MAHPC) for approval and eventually being enforced under the Allied Health Professions Act 2016 (Act 774).

Other attendees who were present at this meeting include: 

  • Mr. Afni Bin Abu Bakar (Deputy Head of MLT Profession, Ministry of Health Malaysia),
  • ‎Mr. Hamzah Bin Mohamed (Pahang State Health Department, Ministry of Health Malaysia),
  • Mr. Mohd. Asri Bin Yamin (National Public Health Laboratory, Ministry of Health Malaysia),
  • Mr. Wan Shahriman Yushdie Bin Wan Yusoff (Faculty of Health Sciences, UiTM),
  • ‎Mr. Adam Hathsey Bronson Matthew (Pantai Premier Pathology Sdn Bhd).