Webinar

Developing a Task Force When Making Decisions About Point of Care

  • Credit:1.0 ACCENT
  • Duration: 1 hr
  • Date:FEB.7.2018 1:00 PM - 02:00 PM

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Description

As a Point-of-Care professional, your decisions impact how effective your team is and how successful patient outcomes are. Learn how to tackle important decisions that require the joint effort of your cross functional teams.

Kathleen David, Point of Care Testing Manager at TriCore Reference Labs and Bob Kaplanis, System Technical Director - Point of Care Testing at Laboratory Sciences of Arizona/Banner Health, will discuss how developing a task force can help to fully understand the impact of decisions and align with stakeholders, ultimately setting you up for the best possible success.

What you will learn

  • How to identify and gather key stakeholders
  • Articulating the objective and providing timelines
  • Determining a change management strategy
  • Considering the right forms of communication and training
  • How to lead through an inspection that occurs during the development of a Task Force

 

SPEAKERS

Kathleen David

Kathleen David, MT (ASCP)
Point of Care Testing Manager
TriCore Reference Labs, New Mexico




Bob Kaplanis


Bob Kaplanis, PBT (ASCP), Point of Care Specialist (AACC), MT (ASCP)
System Technical Director - Point-of-Care Testing
Laboratory Sciences of Arizona/Banner Health, Tempe, AZ




REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • Registration covers one phone line and one computer connection for the webinar.
  • Several business days prior to the webinar, AACC will e-mail instructions to the registrant on how to participate, including a phone number to call to listen to the audio portion of the webinar and a URL where you can log in for the visual portion of the webinar.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT

AACC designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 ACCENT®credit hours towards the AACC Clinical Chemist’s Recognition Award. AACC is an approved provider of continuing education (CE) for clinical laboratory scientists licensed in states that require documentation of CE, including California, Florida, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and West Virginia. ACCENT® credit is also recognized by several organizations: AAB, ABCC, ACS, AMT, ASCLS, ASCP, ASM, CAP, IFCC, and NRCC.

Technical requirements

AACC uses WebEx to conduct its webinars. To attend the webinar, you will need:

  • A separate telephone line for the audio or a sound card and speakers
  • A 56Kbps Internet connection or better
  • Windows Users - Internet Explorer 6/7, Firefox 2, Mozilla 1.7+, Netscape 8.1 or higher.
  • Mac Users - Firefox 2, Safari 3.0 (Mac OS 10.4,10.5), Safari 2.0 (Mac OS 10.4) Safari 1.3 (Mac OS 10.3).
  • Linux Users - Firefox 2, Mozilla 1.7 or higher.

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Information for attendees outside of the United States

If you are outside of the U.S., we recommend that you listen to the webinar via your computer speakers. If for some reason the webinar is not being broadcast over your computer speakers, and you do have high-speed internet and a Skype* subscription on your computer, you can use Skype for the phone portion of the webinar as a way to avoid charges from your phone company. Just call in to the US number using Skype.

*If you do intend to use Skype, you also still need to access the computer portion of the webinar as described above.  If you want to use Skype but do not have a subscription or would like more information, visit www.skype.com.