Siemens Healthineers Customer Clinical Education Response to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Classroom Training

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Select Product:
Atellica Solution
Select System:
Atellica Solution System
Select Course:
ATELLICA SOLUTION LEVEL 1 OPERATOR TRAINING
ATELLICA SOLUTION LEVEL 1 OPERATOR TRAINING

This course provides basic operation of the system. Through a balance of demonstrations and hands on exercises, the participant will become familiar with hardware, software, calibration, QC, sample processing, reagent management, maintenance and basic troubleshooting.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the system components and their functions
  • Navigate the software
  • Manage supplies and reagents
  • Setup and process assay calibrations and quality controls
  • Process patient samples
  • Perform daily, weekly, and monthly maintenance
  • Utilize the Operator Event Log
  • Utilize the instrument online help
  • Utilize the Operator Tablet
Course Schedule
Atellica registrations should be managed and submitted only by the ZPS / APM. Please contact the CSS Shared Mailbox with registration questions.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - Thursday, May 7, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - Thursday, May 14, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - Thursday, May 21, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
ATELLICA SOLUTION LEVEL 2 OPERATOR TRAINING
ATELLICA SOLUTION LEVEL 2 OPERATOR TRAINING

This course is a comprehensive program designed for an operator that has attended the Atellica Solution System Level 1 Operator training and has since worked closely with their Siemens application specialist, operating the system routinely. The course was designed to cover additional topics such as configurations, as needed maintenance, troubleshooting and train the trainer.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Sequence the CH sample processing steps
  • Sequence the IM test processing steps
  • Utilize the Cal/QC Needs screen
  • Perform calibration for specialized assays
  • Define/Edit a QC parameter
  • Discuss QC lot crossover options
  • Evaluate QC statistics
  • Resolve hardware 'bugs'
  • Evaluate assay troubleshooting scenarios
  • Diagnose calibration and QC scenarios
  • Access and interpret diagnostic screens
Course Schedule
Atellica registrations should be managed and submitted only by the ZPS / APM. Please contact the CSS Shared Mailbox with registration questions.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - Thursday, June 18, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - Thursday, June 25, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - Thursday, July 9, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Diagnostics IT
Select System:
Atellica Data Manager System
Select Course:
ATELLICA DATA MANAGER OPERATOR TRAINING
ATELLICA DATA MANAGER OPERATOR TRAINING

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe icons found on the Home screen.
  • Explain the communication flow of Atellica Data Manager.
  • Explain sample and result statuses.
  • Use the Sample Query Browser to search for samples.
  • Use Review and Edit to search for results.
  • Use Order Entry to manually enter a work order.
  • Use the QC icon to review quality control results.
  • Set up new QC lots.
  • Classify a QC population status.
  • Copy QC Population data to instruments.
  • Create new users.
  • Create custom counters.
  • Create shortcuts.
  • Use the Watchdog Dashboard to identify and resolve system alerts.

 

Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Drugs of Abuse (Syva)
Select System:
Viva-ProE System
Select Course:
VIVA-PROE SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
VIVA-PROE SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This course provides training on operation, sample and quality control processing, maintenance, calibration, and troubleshooting for the Viva-ProE Analyzer.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify hardware components
  • Navigate the software
  • Use the system's Operator's Guide
  • Define the EMIT® principle
  • Request, measure and evaluate calibration, controls and samples
  • Perform maintenance procedures
  • Identify and resolve system errors
  • Troubleshoot the Viva-ProE Systems
  • Use the WinTOX data management system for order entry, result approval, and report creation
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - Thursday, June 18, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - Thursday, September 3, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Hematology Systems
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ADVIA 120 / 2120 / 2120i Systems
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ADVIA 120 / 2120 / 2120I SYSTEMS OPERATOR TRAINING
ADVIA 120 / 2120 / 2120I SYSTEMS OPERATOR TRAINING

This course provides basic operation maintenance and troubleshooting of the ADVIA 120/2120/2120i Hematology System.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Locate system hardware components and reagents
  • Navigate through software menus
  • Use of the onboard Operator's Guide
  • Perform Starting of Shift
  • Sample processing
  • Managing sample and quality control results
  • Describe how the system works
  • Define, perform and document maintenance
  • Identify the methods used on the system
  • Review the calibration process using the Calibration Wizard
  • Troubleshoot sample / system flags
  • MultiSpecies -
  • Create a User Defined Species
  • Configure Test Dictionary
  • Configure the Autosampler Profile
  • Identify the steps to use Playback
  • Print Workload Log
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - Thursday, June 11, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - Thursday, August 13, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Hemostasis Systems
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Sysmex CS Systems
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SYSMEX CS-2500 SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
SYSMEX CS-2500 SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This course is to teach basic operation of the Sysmex CS-2500 system. This course will cover a system overview, all maintenance, sample processing, QC processing, calibration, and abnormal results troubleshooting.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify major hardware components
  • Perform the steps to start up the system
  • Navigate Software Toolbar shortcut buttons
  • Prepare reagents and QC for sample processing.
  • Perform Daily Maintenance. Create a user defined maintenance
  • Describe the on-board stability for reagents
  • Load Reagents on reagent table and diluent table
  • Load QC using SLD mini cup and C rack
  • Identify different Reagent Messages on Reagents screen
  • Identify main areas of Reagent screen
  • Process QC. Locate QC results and Print
  • Process samples in normal mode using a Host computer
  • Process samples manually
  • Identify Sample Volume errors
  • Perform Printing and Exporting of Joblist results
  • Identify key areas of the Joblist screen
  • Identify key areas of a normal reaction curve.
  • Perform calibration. Identify information on Package Inserts and Application sheets.
  • Troubleshoot analysis errors.
  • Perform Weekly, Monthly Maintenance.
  • Replace the Halogen lamp.
  • Perform a data backup of the system.
  • Troubleshoot hardware errors and log a corrective action.
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - Thursday, June 4, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - Thursday, June 18, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - Thursday, July 9, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - Thursday, July 30, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - Thursday, August 6, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - Thursday, August 20, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - Thursday, September 3, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - Thursday, October 1, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
SYSMEX CS-5100 SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
SYSMEX CS-5100 SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This is the basic operation class for customers. For the Sysmex CS-5100 System.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Operate the analyzer
  • Perform all maintenance procedures
  • Manage reagents
  • Respond to Analysis Result Errors and instrument errors
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - Thursday, July 16, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - Thursday, September 17, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Immunoassay Systems
Select System:
ADVIA Centaur CP System
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ADVIA CENTAUR CP SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
ADVIA CENTAUR CP SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This course provides basic operation and maintenance of the ADVIA Centaur CP.

Upon completion of this course, the participants will be able to:

  • Identify system components and their functions
  • Navigate the User Interface
  • Load and unload supplies and reagents
  • Setup and process assay calibrations and quality control
  • Process patients samples
  • Set up and process eHIV
  • Perform Daily, Weekly, Monthly and As Needed maintenance
  • Identify and resolve system errors
  • Utilize the instrument Operator’s Guide and online help
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - Thursday, June 11, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
ADVIA Centaur XPT System
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ADVIA CENTAUR XPT SYSTEM UPDATE OPERATOR TRAINING
ADVIA CENTAUR XPT SYSTEM UPDATE OPERATOR TRAINING

This class is designed for the operator that is already experienced with the ADVIA Centaur XP system. The topics and objectives discussed in this class will go over the differences between the ADVIA Centaur XP and ADVIA Centaur XPT. This course also covers more advanced topics consisting of Operator Level Troubleshooting.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify differences with the system components compared to ADVIA Centaur® XP Immunoassay System
  • Discuss the steps involved in the cuvette journey
  • Log into the system software
  • Navigate the user interface
  • Setup, process and manage Quality Control (QC)
  • Process and manage patient samples
  • Setup, process and manage assay calibrations
  • Identify and discuss issues related to assay troubleshooting
  • Identify differences with routine maintenance compared to ADVIA Centaur® XP Immunoassay System
  • Use the Event Log to investigate system issues
  • Discuss the available Diagnostic Tools options
  • Identify common hardware issues and discuss how to resolve them
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - Thursday, April 23, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - Thursday, April 30, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
IMMULITE System
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IMMULITE 2000 XPI SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
IMMULITE 2000 XPI SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This course is designed to prepare the participant to successfully operate the IMMULITE 2000 XPi analyzer. This includes performing daily and periodic maintenance, running patient samples, performing adjustments and quality control, interpreting results and troubleshooting common operator errors.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify system components (location and function)
  • Perform daily maintenance procedures
  • Scan new kits into database
  • Load reagent wedges and bead packs
  • Identify and run adjustors, controls and patient samples
  • Determine the status of a sample
  • Run barcoded and unbarcoded patient samples
  • Order onboard dilutions, STAT tests
  • Enter control data and ranges into the database
  • Create and run a panel of tests
  • Process controls without barcodes
  • Evaluate adjustments
  • Validate and troubleshoot adjustments
  • Perform weekly, monthly and quarterly maintenance
  • Identify Tools options
  • Use the Help function
  • Troubleshoot sample errors
  • Run allergy assays
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - Thursday, April 23, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - Thursday, May 21, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
Integrated Chemistry Systems
Select System:
Dimension Systems
Select Course:
DIMENSION SYSTEMS OPERATOR TRAINING
DIMENSION SYSTEMS OPERATOR TRAINING

This course is for Basic EXL 200 / EXL LM or Xpand with QCC PowerPak users. The course includes lecture and hands-on exercises emphasizing daily operation. Students are introduced to basic operation, maintenance and instrument troubleshooting.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify Hardware Components
  • Navigate Software
  • Perform Daily, Weekly, Monthly and as Needed Maintenance
  • Process samples and QC material
  • Interpret and report test results
  • Calibrate and interpret calibration results
  • Perform Basic Troubleshooting
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - Thursday, June 4, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - Thursday, June 18, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - Thursday, July 16, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - Thursday, July 30, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - Thursday, August 6, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - Thursday, August 20, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - Thursday, September 3, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - Thursday, October 1, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
DIMENSION SYSTEMS ADVANCED OPERATOR TRAINING
DIMENSION SYSTEMS ADVANCED OPERATOR TRAINING

This course is a comprehensive program designed for the experienced Dimension® user. The course includes component review and theory of operation for HM/LOCI®, Cuvette Manufacturing, Reagent Delivery System, Photometer and IMT. Calibration/Verification and System Check Troubleshooting, Understanding Test Report messages and How to Rethread Film are presented with hands on exercises. Operators will navigate through the software and become familiar with diagnostic screens. Medical Laboratory Professionals who successfully complete classroom training will receive continuing education credits.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Configure Calibration and QC Alerts
  • Define and Edit QC Products and Panels
  • Define and Edit Calibration Products
  • Setup Calibrations using Group Cal Function
  • Evaluate Calibration Results
  • Rethread Film
  • Troubleshoot Failed System Checks
  • Troubleshoot and resolve error messages associated with the following:
    • Heterogeneous Module
    • Cuvette Manufacturing
    • Electrical Cabinet
    • Reagent System
    • QuikLYTE Integrated Multisensor Technology
    • Test Report Messages
    • Photometer and Alignments
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - Thursday, June 11, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - Thursday, July 9, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - Thursday, August 13, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - Thursday, September 17, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Dimension Vista Systems
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DIMENSION VISTA SYSTEMS ADVANCED OPERATOR TRAINING
DIMENSION VISTA SYSTEMS ADVANCED OPERATOR TRAINING

This course is a comprehensive program designed for the experienced user. The course was designed to teach advanced skills needed to maintain and troubleshoot the Dimension Vista® System.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify external and internal components of the Dimension Vista® System
  • Describe Probe Test and resolve failing Probe Test
  • Utilize available resources to resolve process errors (Troubleshooting FAQ, iGuide)
  • Describe V-LYTE® IMT System components and flow of fluids
  • Maintain the Water Purification System/Millipore (WPM)
  • Perform all required maintenance on the Dimension Vista® System
  • Explain and demonstrate the Diagnostics software
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Location: Newark, DE
Urinalysis Systems
Select System:
CLINITEK AUWi Systems
Select Course:
CLINITEK AUWI PRO SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
CLINITEK AUWI PRO SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This course covers basic operations, calibration , methodologies, maintenance, data management and troubleshooting of both the CLINITEK Novus and UF-1000i analyzers and and introduction to the software basics of WAM.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the key components of the CLINITEK AUWi PRO System
  • Navigate CLINITEK Novus software
  • Navigate UF-1000i software
  • Navigate WAM software
  • Perform daily startup checks for the CLINITEK Novus and UF-1000i analyzers
  • Prepare and run QC samples for the CLINITEK Novus and UF-1000i analyzers
  • Review and print QC reports for the CLINITEK Novus analyzer
  • Perform QC file setup
  • Process Patient Samples on track, in STAT and manual modes
  • Locate and evaluate results on CLINITEK Novus and UF-1000i analyzers
  • Locate and evaluate patient results in the UA WAM
  • Identify the technology used on the CLINITEK Novus and UF-1000i analyzers
  • Perform CLINITEK Novus Calibration
  • Replace CLINITEK Novus reagent cassette and UF-1000i analyzer reagents
  • Perform maintenance procedures on the CLINITEK Novus and UF-1000i analyzers
  • Perform basic troubleshooting on the CLINITEK AUWi PRO System
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - Thursday, May 7, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY
CLINITEK NOVUS System
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CLINITEK NOVUS SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING
CLINITEK NOVUS SYSTEM OPERATOR TRAINING

This course covers the standalone analyzer to include an overview of system components, system operation, methodology, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the key components of the system
  • Navigate CLINITEK Novus analyzer software
  • Identify the technology used on the CLINITEK Novus analyzer
  • Perform daily startup checks
  • Prepare QC samples
  • Run QC samples on the CLINITEK Novus analyzer
  • Review and print QC reports
  • Process samples on the system
  • Locate and evaluate patient results
  • Print patient reports
  • Replace CLINITEK Novus analyzer reagent cassette and rinse reagent
  • Perform maintenance procedures
  • Calibrate the analyzer
  • Review various troubleshooting scenarios
  • Perform specific hardware tests in Diagnostics
  • Review the Status Log
Course Schedule
Contact Siemens Account Representative for Availability & Registration
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Location: Tarrytown, NY