Is Your Point-of-Care Performance Worthy?
Learn How to Prepare your POCT program for an Oscar worthy performance
at our Fall Meeting and Vendor Fair, September 30, 2011 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, NC

The 3 Keys to Success

starring  John Beck, Alere
“But I’ve been inspected by CAP already!”
CLIA Validation Inspection Process – the How, When and Why

starring Paul Williams, DHHS/CLIA
Concepts in the Evaluation of POCT Methods Workshop
starring David Koch, PhD, Emory University


Agenda  I  RSVP  I  Meeting Flyer  I Vendor Tables  I  Directions I Accommodations






Registration and Breakfast



Welcoming Remarks and Announcements

Pam Hughes – POC Coordinator Rex Hospital and Dr. Timothy Carter – Medical Director of Rex Laboratory and  POCT


The 3 Keys to Success

John Beck - Alere


“But I’ve been inspected by CAP already!!!” CLIA Validation Survey – the How, When and Why.

Paul Williams – DHHS (CLIA)





Concepts in the Evaluation of Point-of-Care Methods

David D. Koch, Ph.D, DABCC, FACB, Associate Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University


Lunch and Vendor Fair



Concepts in the Evaluation of Point-of-Care Methods - continued



Business Meeting and Announcements


RSVP to Pam Hughes, POCC, Rex Healthcare Laboratory
By Email:
By Phone: 919-784-2183
Meeting Flyer (click on the link below)

Vendor Tables

The North Carolina Point of Care Network would like to invite POC companies to participate at our Fall Meeting by sponsoring a table at the vendor fair, sponsoring our breakfast, sponsoring our lunch, sponsoring a workshop. or sponsoring our door prizes. 

Please click on one of the links below for the application, complete the vendor information and return it with the fee by September 16, 2011.  Space is limited and vendor booth assignments will be made until all spaces are filled.  Make checks payable to the North Carolina Point of Care Network and mail to the address located on the vendor form. Application [PDF] or [WORD] file.


Print the flyer above and use the directions on page 2 or:

  • Go to

  • Select “Raleigh (Rex Hospital)” from Locations

  • Select “Driving Directions” at the bottom of the page for campus map and detailed directions to Rex Hospital.

  • You may park in any Visitor Parking space.  Parking is free.
    You may enter through the Main Entrance or the Patient Tower Entrance.

For the meeting room location:

  • Select  “Building Map” at the bottom of the page

  • The meeting will be held in “Assembly Room 1209” on the first floor which is shown on the building map.

  • You will enter the building on the second floor.

  • Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley  919-781-7000

  • Ramada Raleigh – Blue Ridge Road  919-832-4100

  • There are so many hotels within 3 miles of the hospital that it is impossible to list them all

  • Just Google “hotels near Crabtree Valley Mall” and take your pick!


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