Contact information:
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.

D-dimers, Specimen Labeling,
Tight Glycemic Control and More Highlight our next meeting, Wednesday, October 5, 2005
at St. Luke's South Shore Hospital in Cudahy, WI!

8:30-9:00 AM Registration and continental breakfast
9:00-9:15 AM

Introductions and Business Meeting

9:15-10:00 AM

Sharing session---Tricks of the trade - Group discussion


“Using D-dimer in the Assessment of PE and DVT”
Dr. Ian Reilly, Biosite

11:00-11:10AM    Break

“POC Testing in a Busy Community Hospital Setting”
Panel discussion featuring a Emergency Department physician and staff from St. Luke’s South Shore

12:15-1:00 PM


1:00 – 2:00 PM

“Specimen Labeling in 2005---Tubes on the Loose” 
Stephen E. Kahn, Ph.D. Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois

2:00- 3:00 PM

“Tight Glycemic Control”
Dr. Frederick L. Kiechle,
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, Michigan

RSVP by September 28, 2005

Contact Lyn Weber at (414)649-7878 or by e-mail

Location and Directions

This meeting will be held at St. Luke’s South Shore, 5900 South Lake Drive, Cudahy, WI 53110 in the Auditorium---located on the Lower Level of the hospital.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS: Exit I-94 at College Avenue and proceed east until College Avenue ends at Lake Drive.  Then turn north. Click here for more.

  • Bayer
  • Biosite
  • Medical Automation Systems
  • Radiometer
  • Roche

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