Category: Asset Management

Asset Management


FDA Dips Toe into Third-Party Waters

In the past, the FDA has occasionally waded into the territory of medical device service, refurbishment, repair, reconditioning, and modification. The FDA’s new foray into this arena comes in the form of an open-ended request for comments titled “Refurbishing, Reconditioning, Rebuilding, Remarketing, Remanufacturing, and Servicing of Medical Devices Performed by Third-party Entities and Original Equipment Manufacturers.”

Equipment Disposal


Getting the Most Out of Unused Medical Equipment

Many healthcare organizations don’t have an effective process for managing equipment dispositions, says Accruent’s Alan Gresch. So, what’s the solution? Create comprehensive plans based around a centralized model, which will provide savings and revenue.

OEM Service


Readers Sound Off on FDA Call for Comments

Since William Hyman published his report on the Food and Drug Administration's call for comments regarding repair and refurbishment of medical equipment by OEMs and third parties, 24x7 readers have had a lot to say.

Third-Party Repair


Remote Monitoring


LindaCare, Philips Partner for Cardiac Remote Monitoring

Digital health company LindaCare is collaborating with Philips to combine LindaCare’s OnePulse cloud-based solution for the remote monitoring of patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices with the Philips IntelliSpace Cardiovascular informatics platform.