Category: CMMS



Pricing In-House HTM Services

If you're part of an in-house HTM program, you need to know what your services are valued at—both for your own cost estimation and for your customers (the clinicians) to know what you cost the institution. Biomedical expert Patrick Lynch takes an in-depth look at this subject here.

Accruent to Acquire CMMS Provider Maintenance Connection

Austin, Texas-based Accruent has inked a deal to acquire Maintenance Connection, a Davis, Calif.-based computerized maintenance management system provider. With this acquisition, customers will be able to view their physical resource assessments, view data from Internet of Things sensors, trigger maintenance orders, and have a full view of their engineering documentation.

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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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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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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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End Times: Planning for Capital Equipment Purchases

Clinical engineering plays a central role in planning for the replacement and acquisition of new capital equipment. The data you provide will directly impact the day-to-day operations and financial well-being of your organization for years to come. So what information do you need to provide, where do you get it, and who needs to receive it?

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EQ2 Announces New CMMS Pricing Models

EQ2, a provider of computerized maintenance management systems, has introduced new pricing options for the biomedical and clinical engineering markets. The modularly priced models now provide customers with a choice of a perpetual license, three different limited-term license programs, and an SaaS cloud-based solution.

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How to Pick the Right CMMS for Your Facility

An easy-to-use computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) can enhance efficiency in your department by streamlining paperwork and tracking preventive maintenance. But selecting the best fit for your facility can prove challenging. Here are some handy tips for navigating the sea of options.

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