Quality Management Workshop

Date & Time:

March 18, 09:00 am - 04:00 pm

Venue

Swissotel Sydney

68 Market Street Maple Room, Level 8, Sydney, NSW 2000

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2000

The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia Quality Assurance Program (RCPAQAP) is pleased to announce a second Quality Management Workshop following the success of that held in 2018. The themes of the workshop will be risk and competency in the pathology laboratory setting.


This workshop is aimed at Quality and Laboratory Managers and Co-ordinators responsible for accreditation and compliance within their organisation and who seek to collaborate further with the RCPAQAP and to provide feedback on the needs of their organisations.




PROGRAM


09:00 – 09:25  REGISTRATION 


09:25 – 09:30  Welcome – Tony Badrick


09:30 – 10:00  A Risk Approach – update from NATA – TBC
10:00 – 10:30  Developing of a Risk Matrix for NSW Health – Michael Whiley
10:30 – 11:00  Developing of a Risk Matrix for Sonic Healthcare – Lynn Nelson


11:00 – 11:30  MORNING TEA

11:30 – 12:00  Competency and Risk – Martin Sainsbury
12:00 – 12:30  Competency Assessment for medical laboratory staff – Lee Ridoutt
12:30 – 1:00  Managing EQA reports online – Derek Holzhauser 


1:00 – 1:45  LUNCH


1:45 – 4:00  Round table discussion including afternoon tea.
4:00            Closing remarks