POC Group provides an
opportunity for health care professionals to
meet and contribute new
ideas and information on POCT issues
People Attended the
First Southwest Regional POCC Meeting
held on Monday, November 17, 2003
at the Presbyterian Healthplex in Albuquerque, NM.
minutes and photos
will be published here soon, so check back often!
Presbyterian Northside 5901 Harper NE, Albuquerque. Hosted
by ITC with other vendors. Join us to eat and chat with
representatives from ITC and other companies.
Presbyterian Healthplex, 6301 Forest Hills, NE, Albuquerque.
and Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Michael Crossey, MD, PhD, AACC Rocky Mountain Regional Chair
a Comprehensive POCT Competency Assessment Program
Marcy Anderson MS, MT (ASCP)
AACC Co-Chair for the Critical and Point-of-Care Testing
Julie Aragon, MT(ASCP), Health Facility Compliance Officer, NM
High Level Overview of Lean, Design Excellence/Design for Six
Sigma, and Six Sigma and their applications to Point-of-Care
Susan Davis MA, MT (ASCP), Certified Six Sigma Black Belt
and Round Table Discussions (Lunch is Provided)
do you get organized?
The Ins and Outs of
Alternate-site Glucose Testing Devices
Good, the bad, and the ugly of POC coag
Connectivity and Billing
and the new POC checklist
to Pick Your Accrediting agency CAP/JCAHO/Other
Regional POC Group Meeting
All participants are requested to stay for this meeting to
approve the Group's bylaws and set up committees for next years'
Southwest Regional Point-of-Care Group Gratefully Acknowledges
ROCHE Diagnostics for it's support of this educational program.
It would not have been possible without their support!
register, click on one of the links below and print the
You can also right click on
either link and save the file to your desktop and then
After you've finished, mail
with your check for $25 registration fee to:
Rincon De Romos
Rio Rancho, NM 87124.
Please make checks
payable to the SW Regional POCG.
Mail-in Registrations must be
received by November 10, 2003.
Late Registration at the door
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Click on either image above for more facility information.
to Presbyterian Northside and Breakfast with Vendors:
the Airport, 2200 Sunport Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 to
Presbyterian Northside (where breakfast meeting is), 5901 Harper
Dr. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
North on I-25 from the airport. Exit 230 at San Mateo, stay
straight (but you'll want to be on the right hand side to
turn once you are through the intersection) and head onto
Pan American Freeway (it runs along I-25). Turn Right onto
Harper Dr. and Presbyterian Northside will be on your left
(north) a few buildings down.
and vendors will be in the "Training Center of
Excellence" Room. It is on the ground floor-enter
through the front main doors and go left down the hall.
move from Presbyterian Northside, 5901 Harper Dr. NE,
Albuquerque, NM 87109 (where breakfast meeting is) to the
Healthplex, 6301 Forest Hills Drive NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
(where the main meeting is):
back to Harper and go East (towards mountains) and turn left
(north) onto Barnhart Street, NE. You should run right into
the Healthplex! Once you enter through the front doors, the
classrooms are to your right. We are in classrooms A/B. We
will be starting promptly at 8am.
night Nov. 16th at 6:30, we will be meeting at "Garduno's
on the Green" at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park for
provide some munchies and you buy your own dinner and
get there: take I-25 North from the airport and exit at
Alameda (It's the next exit after Paseo Del Norte as you
head north). Go west (left) on Alameda (away form the
mountains), and turn right (north) onto Balloon Museum
Drive. Garduno's is located at 9401 Balloon Museum Drive
are under Kelly Warnberg.
- Courtyard by
Marriott-(Journal Center) Discount Rate $79.00. You must
call Judy (sales manager) when making reservations to
receive this rate. 1-505-823-1919 Ext.. 7502. Just tell them
you are with the Southwest Regional POC Group. 5151 Journal
Center Road -Exit 232 off I-25. No shuttle available.
- Quality Suites North-Suite,
2 queen beds with sleeper sofa quoted $69.95 plus tax.
They do have a shuttle service available from hotel to the
Healthplex or Northside, but not airport. 5251 San Antonio
Dr. NE, (same exit as Healthplex). 1-505-797-0850
Complimentary "hot breakfast" served. Tell them
you are with the Southwest Regional POC Group.
- La Quinta North-$59.00 flat
rate. No shuttle. 5241 San Antonio Dr. NE,
1-505-821-9000. There is an airport shuttle service-Sunport
Shuttle 1-505-883-4966 and from the Airport to the Courtyard
by Marriott. It is $18.00 one way/$36 round trip.
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