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Join us for our

October 28 Meeting
Providence Medical Center

Keenan Education Auditorium

8929 Parallel Parkway

Kansas City, KS. 66112


Agenda  |  RSVP  |  Directions  | Vendors/Sponsors




Registration, Networking and Breakfast


Welcome and Introductions - CLMA Moment


Your First IQCP Inspection

Jane Smith, sponsored by Alere


Break, sponsored by Fisher Healthcare


Infectious Disease Surveillance
by Sushruth Reddy, Sponsored by Quidel


Vendor Fair, Networking and Lunch


Chronic Disease Management
Lauren Foohey, sponsored by Siemens


How does CLIA impact POC Coordinators
Cheryl Dobbe, sponsored by CMS,Division of Survey and Inspection


Questions/answers from a “retired “CMS inspector viewpoint

Ruby Bower




By Email

Diane Burford at


Providence Medical Center is located near the Kansas Speedway and the Legends West in Kansas City, Kansas. Directions

From the North :

  • Take I-635 South to I-70

  • Head west on I-70

  • Take the I-435 North exit off I-70

  • Proceed North to Parallel Parkway East exit

  • Proceed East to 90th Street.

  • The Medical Center is located at Parallel Parkway and 90th St.

From the North (South):

  • Take I-35 until you can access I-70 or I-635

  • I-435 is also accessible from the airport

  • I-435, I-635 or K7 are the major connections to Parallel Parkway

From the East (West)

  • Take I-70 ( from east or west) and take I-435 North

  • Proceed North to Parallel Parkway East Exit. Proceed East to 90th Street

To get to the meeting Room:

  • Park in Lot D of the Medical Center

  • Enter through the Main Lobby

  • Follow the signs posted to Keenan Education Center Auditorium

Vendor Fair Sponsors
  • Abbott
    Point of Care
  • Abbott
    Diabetes Care
  • Alere
  • Alere Informatics
  • BD Diagnostics
  • Hemocue
  • MMS Medical
    & Clinical Innovations
  • NOVA Biomedical
  • Providence Medical Center
  • Quidel Corp
  • Roche Diagnostics
  • RadiometerAmerica
  • Siemens
  • Thermo Fisher HealthCare

About the Heartland of America POCC Network

Serving the need of Point-of-Care Coordinators throughout Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska, and affiliated with Kansas City CLMA Chapter , our mission is to support the POC Coordinators goal to give excellent quality patient care in bedside testing.

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