SEIU-UHW union members in Northern California—who have been tasked with maintaining key medical devices such as ventilators—are protesting short staffing and threats to patient care at Kaiser Permanente.
Hosted by AAMI, the AAMI/FDA/BSI 2021 ISC is being held remotely to ensure attendees and presenters—among them industry representatives, regulators, clinicians, engineers, and academics—are not limited by travel restrictions.
Cognitive Medical Systems and Thornhill Medical have been selected by the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command to receive $853,668 from the U.S. Department of Defense to advance medical device interoperability and remote control.
Medical device manufacturer Olympus has issued a statement following a possible cyberattack on its IT systems in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America on Sunday, October 11. This revelation comes roughly one month after Olympus reported a cyberattack on its IT systems in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.