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When:   Wednesday, September 27, 2000
Where:  Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA

CLIA Regulations

September 27, 2000

The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
500 University Drive, Hershey, PA  17033


Wendy Van Dyke, B. S., MT (ASCP), General Operations Supervisor, Gettysburg Hospital Laboratory


8:30                Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00            Introductions & Opening Remarks, Wendy Van Dyke, B. S. MT (ASCP)

9:15            Overview of CLIA Regulations Marianne Porter , Supervisor of the Laboratory Evaluation for Pennsylvania Department of Health Bureau of Laboratories

10:45    Break

11:00            Questions and Answers  Marianne Porter

12:00    Lunch  sponsored by Cin-Med Associates - HemoCue Distributor

1:00           Presentation of HemoCue Products Scott Bornfreund and Shelly Steinberg

1:30           Discussion of Future Keypocc Meetings   Bring a list of ideas to share

2:10     Group Discussion and Meeting Evaluation


This meeting will be held in the Hospital Auditorium, Anteroom (H305G) located on ground floor, North Entrance

The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is located at 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA  17033.             Visit or use the following:          

From I-83 North: Take US 322 EAST (EXIT 8) Follow US 322 EAST toward EPHRATA. Merge onto US 322 E. Medical Center is on the RIGHT.                                                     

From I-76 West: Merge onto PA TPKE Toll. Take the PA 72 EXIT. Turn LEFT onto PA 72. Stay straight to US 322 WEST to Hershey. Stay on US 322 to Hershey Medical Center on LEFT.                                                                                 

From US 15 North: Take PA 581 EAST exit I 83 Harrisburg/Hershey. Merge onto PA 581 EAST. PA 581 will become I 83 NORTH. Take US 322 EAST exit toward EPHRATA. Merge onto US 322 EAST, Medical Center is on the RIGHT.


Marianne Porter, Supervisor of Laboratory Evaluation for the Pennsylvania Department of Health Bureau of Laboratories.  Marianne earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Chatham College and a Master of Science Degree from Florida Atlantic University .  She has worked as a bench tech in the Bureauís Division of Microbiology and has served as a laboratory inspector.  She also served as Supervisor of the Proficiency Testing Section before obtaining her current position.


RSVP by Email to For more information contact Wendy Van Dyke at (717)337-4120

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