Introduced Version





HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION proclaiming April 19-25, 2009, as Medical Laboratory Week in the State of Indiana.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION proclaiming April 19-25, 2009, as Medical Laboratory Week in the State of Indiana.

    Whereas, professionals who practice in the medical technology laboratory, including pathologists, medical technologists, cytotechnologists, histotechnologists, medical laboratory technicians, histologic technicians, and phlebotomists are invaluable members of the patient's health care team, and

    Whereas, these well-educated and highly trained health professionals who perform and evaluate medical laboratory tests to detect, diagnose, and monitor treatment, and help prevent diseases, save countless lives each day, and
    
    Whereas, their dedication to quality medical testing and exceptional patient care is demonstrated daily in thousands of laboratories in well-being, and

    Whereas, laboratory medicine is an honorable profession, vital to sustaining a high standard of health care; therefore,    

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:




    SECTION 1. That the Indiana House of Representatives, along with the Governor of the State of Indiana, Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr., proclaim April 19-25, 2009, as Medical Laboratory Week in the State of Indiana.