Purpose:  To provide a venue for collaborating to share challenges associated with POCT and to facilitate the development of strategies aimed at improving the quality of POCT in our institutions.
   
Chair: Julie Shaw
   
Chair Term of Office: 2014 - present
   
Members:  Lynn Allen
Aslan Berna
Vidyasagar Bhagadi
Vipin Bhayana
David Blank
Ihssan Bouhtiauy
Yu Chen
David Cole
Tom Dembinski
Valerian Dias
Ted Dunn
Lei Fu
Arun Garg
Yun Huang
Steve Keys
Adil Khan
Nathalie LePage
Dailin Li
Amy Lou
Maria Pasic
Lyle Redman
Wolfgang Schneider
Colleen Schortt
Jennifer Shea
Laurel Thorlacius
Allison Venner
Li Wang
Paul Yip
Mohebullah Zamkanei
   
General Activities: • This group meets annually at the CSCC Annual Meeting
• This group will work via email correspondence during the year
• Initially, this group perform a comprehensive review of the accreditation requirements surrounding POCT in different Provinces
• Individual members will have the opportunity to share the challenges they have encountered as well as their strategies
• The mandate of this group will be to develop consistent strategies to deal with the challenges that face POCT programs, particularly pertaining to accreditation requirements
   
Minutes & Meeting Materials: Minutes of the Point of Care Testing Interest Group June 2018 in Ottawa
Agenda for the Point of Care Testing Interest Group June 2018 in Ottawa
Minutes of the Point of Care Testing Interest Group June 2014 in Charlottetown
   
Subcommittees: POCT Sub-Committee for POCT Position Statement