Field Service Medical 2020

February 24 - 26, 2020

Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA

Yvette Porter, Manager of Purchasing and Contracts at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
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Yvette Porter


Manager of Purchasing and Contracts
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Yvette.

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Day Two – Pressure to Change – Continuous Modernization & Tech Innovation

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020


3:30 PM Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Networking opportunity: Join 10-15 like-minded service and support professionals for a moderated discussion on two topics of your choice (two rounds of 30-minute discussions in total)

1. Leveraging Field Suggestion Systems to Improve Service
  • Eric Paulik, Director Field Service – Image Guided Therapy Devices, Philips

2. Best Practices in Medical Device Installation and Servicing 
  • James DiVecchia, Service Manager – West, Monteris Medical

3. In Pursuit of Service Profitability – Lessons Learned and Pitfalls to Avoid
  • Tom Buckley, Senior Director of Capital Equipment Technical Services, Boston Scientific
 
4. Winning at Service Contract Negotiations 
  • Yvette Porter, Manager of Purchasing and Contracts, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

5. Driving Field Service Innovation
  • Alex Nikonchuk, Subject Matter Expert, Center of Capabilities and Agility, bioMérieux