Scenes from the 5th Annual East Coast POCT Coordinators Conference
presented by Health First

Thursday, November 3 Social and Roundtable

Meeting host Edwina Szelag, Health First, Inc. HRMC, led a roundtable discussion on "POCT Policy Compliance". Attendees discussed ideas for policy enforcement, report formats and forms, Performance Improvement tips, removal of testing, and more.

Friday, November 4 Conference

Edwina Szelag welcomed more than 30 attendees to the meeting.

Attendees took advantage during breaks to meet with more than a dozen point-of-care device and data management companies who participated in the annual vendor fair.

Leadership Communication for POCCs

Rick Import from ESI Productions led an interactive discussion on Leadership Communication for Point of Care Coordinators: Essential Skills for Dealing Successfully with Anyone".

This program isolated communication challenges, illustrated forms of communication, analyzed impact and perception, and modified reflexive responses.


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