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Hi Sharon,

We have 0.5WTE POCT Consultant Lead, 1x POCT Co-ordinator and 1x POCT Support Worker. We cover a large geographical area with 3x general hospitals, 1x emergency care hospital, 8 x community hospitals and 2 x community sites. We manage the following devices:

12 BGAs
3 EPOC BGAs
183 Glucose Meters
10 Hemocue Hb (1 x glucose)
14 Coagu-Cheks
1 Afinion AS100
6 Piccolo Chemistry Analysers
6 PocH 100-I FBC Analysers
1 Rapid FFN 10Q
15 Clinitek Status
5 Ketone Meters
RSV Testing in Children's A&E
Urinalysis an pregnancy testing on wards

Kind Regards,

Gemma

Gemma Gowland
Point of Care Testing Co-Ordinator
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust


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Subject: Point of Care Structure

Hiya

I know this has been asked plenty of times. But can I ask what POCT structure everyone has. Can I also ask how many sites are covered by the team, the equipment repertoire and how many of each device.

Kind Regards

Sharon

Sharon Roberts
Point of Care Testing Lead
St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Tel 0151 290 4317
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