Improving Outcomes With Effective Chronic-Disease Management at the Point-of-Care

Tuesday, August 6, 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
Exhibit Hall, Theater 1
Supported by Siemens Healthineers

Overview

With increases in quality standards and patient volume, and continuing reduction of resources, this panel includes lively discussions of challenges and best practices in hospital chronic disease patient management via point-of-care solutions.

Outcomes

Attendees will learn to:

  • Identify current challenges in chronic disease patient management for hospital systems.
  • Map the value of point-of-care solutions to address chronic disease patient management and increase staff efficiency.
  • Understand how point-of-care connectivity enables data collection and compliance.

Moderator

Connie Mardis
Head of Diagnostics Marketing Education
Siemens Healthineers
Tarrytown, New York

Speakers

Joe Paul Gallo, RN, WHNP BC-E, MSN Ed, CST
Director of Chronic Disease Management and Communicable Disease
Denton County Public Health
TX, USA

Dr. Leslie Lam
Director of Chemical Pathology, Senior Consultant, Laboratory Medicine,
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
Singapore

Felicity Dempsey
Founder and Head
POCT Consultancy Services
Dublin, Ireland