KEYPOCC Meeting Minutes 6/20/2019

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Dorrance Hamilton Building Rm 505

Meeting called to order at 1:00 PM

Members Present:

Jeanne Mumford
Lilah Evans
General KEYPOCC Assembly

Business:

SUGGESTIONS FOR FUTURE MEETINGS

  • We are looking for locations for next year's meetings (Wilmington, Baltimore, Western PA???)
  • Interested in hosting a meeting?  Email Lilah or Jeanne!

KEYPOCC BOARD OF DIRECTORS VACANCIES

  • Help us keep this organization going strong! 
  • We are currently looking for a Vice-President and a Treasurer.
  • Board Members attend meetings for free.  Email Lilah or Jeanne to volunteer!

KEYPOCC CURRENT STATS

  • Membership numbers 8 members to date (Update: 6 new members after June’s meeting!)
  • Finances: currently approx. $11,750.00
  • Taxes were completed for 2018
  • Scholarships awarded
    • Bill Sweger Memorial Grant Recipient: Lindsey Edger
      Penn State University
    • Wendy Vandyke Memorial Grant Recipient: Kaitlyn White
      Penn State University

NON-KEYPOCC MEETING

NEXT KEYPOCC MEETING  

Meeting adjourned at 1:30 PM

Meeting Minutes respectfully submitted by
Lilah Evans

Speakers and Topics:
KEYPOCC President Jeanne Mumford from Johns Hopkins opened the meeting and also led a discussion on “Reducing Human Errors in Point of Care Testing through Performance Improvement and Measuring Quality Indicators”

Lisa A Spacek MD, PhD, Jefferson University Physician, Associate Professor, Director, HIV Ambulatory Care Program, presented an intersting talk on 'POCT for HIV Screening'

Kathleen David, the 2019 POCC of the Year,
joined us from TriCore Labs in New Mexico
to lead an interactive discussion on
“CAP Is Coming...What Do I Do Now?”

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