Musings on the Future of Point of Care Testing
1. Name some key innovations and tests that will be available at the POC in the next three years, and trends in lab staffing, test development, and physician ordering practices that will influence how laboratory testing is done.
2. Compare and contrast the spoke-and-hub model of lab testing versus the 'island' model.
3. Share experiences and best practices concerning POC compliance and management, especially with regard to provider-performed microscopy.