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

Midwest POCCs meeting information:

May 8, 2003 Meeting October 29, 2002 Meeting April 9, 2002 Meeting Nov. 1, 2001 Meeting

Contact information:

Madison area
Brenda Warren
St. Mary's Hospital brenda_warren@

Fox Valley area
Cecelia Landin
St. Elizabeth Hospital clandin@

Milwaukee area
Barb Roettgen
Children's Hospital of WI 


The Art of POCT Testing:

Nursing and Laboratory Collaboration

and Managing PPM


October 2, 2003


Hosted by:

All Saints Healthcare POCT Coordinators



8:30 - 9:00am Registration and Breakfast
9:00 - 9:30am   Introduction
Sharon Heffel and Dawn Kuhns
9:30 - 11:30am

The Art of POC Testing: Nursing and Laboratory Collaboration

  • Brenda Warren, MS, MT(ASCP)
    St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center, Madison, WI
  • Joy Pfeffer, RN, CPAN
    Nazareth House, Stoughton, MI
11:30 - 11:45am Break
11:45 -12:15pm Business Meeting
12:15 -1:15pm Lunch
1:15 - 2:30pm

PPM Brainstorm: 
How do you manage PPM?

  • Attendees should bring things to share

2:30pm Closing Remarks

Meeting Location

All Saints Healthcare, St. Mary’s Campus

3801 Spring Street, Racine, WI 53405

  • This meeting will be held in the Racine Room. 

  • Directions to All Saints Healtcare, St. Mary’s Campus can be found at

  • Click on locations under patient services, then scroll down to All Saints Medical Center-St. Mary’s Campus.

RSVP by September 25, 2003

Please RSVP via email to:

If there are additional people in your organization interested in attending, including non-laboratory staff involved in POCT, contact Sharon Heffel or Dawn Kuhns at 262-687-6171.

Meeting Sponsors

Abbott Diagnostics

All Saints Healthcare
(Sharon Heffel and Dawn Kuhns)

Web Support

Medical Automation Systems

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