FRCP ED Consultant, Clinical Director, Acute Services at Darrent Valley Hospital, Dartford, Kent
Post-graduate Training - Guidelines for providing efficient training to Medical Specialists The point of care testing is an innovative method providing results of blood test at bed side. Quantitative real time testing safes time, improves patient experience, better patient compliance, provide results in real time and onsite decision making. It is a cost effective and has application available in many areas of medicine. The ED is growing increasingly under pressure with less being invested into the system. Prolonged waiting times and overcrowding.