Category: CMMS



Why Dude Solutions Is Targeting HTM

Last month, Dude Solutions added BioMed to its CMMS, TheWorxHub. On the heels of this announcement, 24x7 Magazine sat down with product manager—and former Martha’s Vineyard Hospital technician—Braden Witt to discuss the impetus behind this decision and how BioMed can help solve the challenges HTM departments face.

EQ2 Names Rich Sable New Product Manager

Charlotte, N.C.-based EQ2, LLC, has named clinical engineering veteran Rich Sable product manager of its HEMS CMMS. Prior to this appointment, Sable provided customer education for HEMS and served as manager of clinical engineering at Trenton, N.J.-based St. Francis Medical Center.

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Managing Operating Expenses via a CMMS

In Maintenance Connection’s 2017 Healthcare Facility Maintenance Report, the company asked more than 1,000 HTM professionals about their daily operations, how they use a CMMS, and the ROI they’ve seen from CMMS implementation. Many HTMs weighed in, and the results—shared here—may surprise you.

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CMMS Data Integrity

In this article, HTM consultants Ted Cohen and Matt Baretich explain how a modern CMMS can help HTM departments collect and apply high-quality data—a subject explored in depth in their new AAMI book, Computerized Maintenance Management Systems for Healthcare Technology Management, 3rd Edition.

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Equipment Replacement 101: A How-to Guide

In recent PrepTalk columns, John Noblitt discussed the process of purchasing new equipment and the need for these purchases to fit into an organization’s strategic plan. In January’s installment of PrepTalk, Noblitt shares information about equipment replacement purchases—and how such information could show up on the Certified Healthcare Technology Management exam.

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Technology Roundtable: Inside CMMS Software

Ben Mannisto, president and CEO of Southfield, Mich.-based Phoenix Data Systems; Vishal Malhotra, chief technology officer at Charlotte, NC-based EQ2; and Sandra Calderon, an Atlanta-based management consultant at FBC, an authorized Tesseract solution provider, sat down with 24×7 to discuss what every HTM professional should know about the computerized maintenance management system market segment.

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Boosting Healthcare Efficiency via a CMMS

Healthcare companies, hospitals, and medical clinics have a lot of equipment, infrastructure, and data that needs to be handled in a structured manner. As such, inefficiencies in management not only affect productivity, but also raise the risk of liability. Fortunately, computerized maintenance management systems (CMMSs) offer the complete solution.

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EQ2 to Demo CMMS Interoperability at AAMI

CMMS provider EQ2 will offer attendees at the upcoming AAMI conference multiple ways to learn about the company’s HEMS system, including educational sessions, product demos, and a Sunday reception. The company recently became the only vendor to achieve IHE PCD interoperability testing at both the 2015 and 2016 IHE Connectathons.

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