Madison area
Brenda Warren
St. Mary's Hospital

Fox Valley area
Pat Lorfeld

Affinity Health System

Milwaukee area
Kris Giese
Columbia-St. Mary's, Milwaukee WI

The Midwest POCCs provides a forum for the discussion
of ideas, issues, practice, and emerging technologies unique to POCT.

Join us on May 24, 2007 at

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin -

Oakwood Facility

8:00-8:30 AM Registration and continental breakfast
8:30-8:45 AM


8:45-10:00 AM

POC INR – A New Frontier

Sheila Coffman, MT(ASCP), Clinical Services Manager

QAS, Inc.

10:00-10:15AM Break
10:15-11:45AM Coag Round Tables
  • ACT

  • PT/INR

  • PTT

11:45-12:00PM Business meeting
12:00-1:00 PM


1:00 – 1:30 PM

CAP and JCAHO updates and Unannounced Surveys (Group Discussion)

  • Brenda Warren, MT(ASCP) POCC
    Barb Roettgen, MT(ASCP POCC

  • St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center
    Children’s Hospital of WI


The use of the Thromboelastograph (TEG) when monitoring the coag status of a patient with a Berlin Heart

  • Mike Miller, TEG Clinical Specialist
    Haemoscope Corporation

  • Chris Brabant, Chief Perfusionist
    Children’s Hospital of WI

2:45-3:00PM Closing Remarks
RSVP by May 15, 2007
Location and Directions
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
10361 Innovation Drive
Wauwatosa, WI 53226



  • ITC

  • Haemoscope

  • Inverness

  • Roche Diagnostics

  • Hemosense

  • i-STAT Corporation

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