MLSCN releases guidance for private sector Medical Laboratories that seek to provide COVID-19 testing through completely private arrangements

The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) and the support of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has released guidance for private sector Medical Laboratories seeking to provide COVID-19 testing through completely private arrangement.

The guidance document can be downloaded here.

2020 PENALTY LICENSURE

This is to inform all Practitioners that the Governing Board of MLSCN has re-instituted the penalty on late payment of 2020 licensure.

Consequently, penalty on late payment for 2020 Medical Laboratory Scientists annual practicing license will commence from December 1st, 2020. You are hereby advised to renew your annual practice license on or before November 30th, 2020.

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