24×7‘s webinar “Can Contracts Help Lower Total Cost of Ownership?” is now available for on-demand viewing. In the one-hour free webinar, sponsored by Alpha Source, biomedical expert Pat Lynch discusses the total cost of ownership of ultrasound imaging equipment—specifically the GE Healthcare Logiq 9—and compares the costs and benefits of comprehensive service contracts compared to hourly billed service. If you’re contemplating whether or not to enter into a service contract, this webinar is for you.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to quantify the financial risk involved without a service contract
  • How to quantify the risk associated with service time and materials
  • How to quantify the risk associated with in-house service




Pat Lynch


Pat Lynch is an experienced biomedical manager with formal training as a technician, engineer, and in business management. He has worked exclusively in healthcare since 1975 and has managed clinical engineering and biomedical departments since 1979. Presently, he is busy doing charitable work and a little consulting. His expertise is leveraging his personal reputation and contacts with a strong regional company to establish a national presence. Pat remains active in the profession, as a member of over 40 Biomedical associations in the US, and is a regular contributor to various HTM resources.