Network Operations & Research Manager, iCCnet, Country Health SA Local Health Network IncBiography
Rosy Tirimacco is the Operations and Research Manager of the Integrated Cardiovascular Clinical Network Country Health South Australia. Rosy has extensive experience in implementing and running point-of-care testing (PoCT) in hospitals and General Practice. She is heavily involved in PoCT education of rural doctors and nurses across South Australia. She is particularly interested in the integration of PoCT into clinical care pathways. She is currently the chair of the Australasian Association of Clinical Biochemists Point of Care Testing Working Committee, chair of the IFCC PoCT Task Force, chair of the IFCC Glucose POCT working group and project manager of the Australian Point of Care Practitioners Network. Title: Troponin Point of Care Testing Integrated into Clinical Care Contributing to Improved Cardiac Outcomes in Rural and Remote Areas.