With the launch of ANSI/AAMI ST98:2022, Cleaning validation of health care products—Requirements for development and validation of a cleaning process for medical devices, manufacturers now have formalized cleaning validation methodology.
HTM expert Patrick Lynch has compiled 10 reasons why he believes the industry needs a national HTM organization—one that is chapter-based, so that the local and state associations can merge under a national umbrella. That way, he says, biomeds can flex their collective muscle to really get something done, “instead of just meeting locally to complain about it.”
AAMI’s BMET Apprenticeship Program is transforming how biomedical equipment technicians (BMETs) are hired across the industry. To help hospitals and health systems participate in this program, Nuvolo is extending its deadline for joining the Nuvolo Apprenticeship Certification Program to December 31.
The American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) has published a survey designed to collect feedback about the scope of practice and knowledge for clinical engineers in their day-to-day work. Please take it here.
The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association is celebrating the outstanding contributions its members have made to improve the healthcare physical environment. Read on to learn who won.
The New England Society of Clinical Engineering (NESCE) will sponsor the Northeastern Healthcare Technology Symposium at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center in Framingham, Mass, from Tuesday, October 22,...
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published NEMA CPSP 1-2021 Supply Chain Best Practices, which identifies guidelines that medical imaging manufacturers can implement during product development to minimize the possibility that viruses can be used to impair product operation.