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Employment for clinical laboratory workers is expected to grow faster than the average for all occupations through 2018, according to the Occupational Outlook Handbook. As the population grows, the demand for laboratory tests will increase. Advances in technology will have both positive and negative effects on employment in this career. The development of new tests and procedures is expected to increase opportunities, but at the same time many tests are being simplified so that health care professionals and patients can perform them themselves.
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