According to a paper in the December issue of Health Affairs, medical device reprocessing could significantly cut down on medical waste and emissions.
Category: Equipment Disposal
AAMI has released a new technical information report examining the role of green practices in medical device manufacturing and selection. AAMI TIR65:2015, Sustainability of Medical Devices—Elements of a Responsible Product Life Cycle, provides general guidance on what sustainable practices look like for relevant stakeholders, including suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, and other healthcare technology professionals.Read More
Startup venture reLink Medical, Aurora, Ohio, has announced plans to help hospitals and independent service organizations monetize their overstocked and change-out parts inventory and equipment.Read More