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.
Contributions members have made to improving the healthcare physical environment are celebrated at the association’s 55th Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition.Read More
The award recognizes facilities that reduce energy by at least 10% over the previous year, or at least 15% over two years, as well as previous award winners who go on to reduce consumption by an additional 5%.Read More
Now more than ever, creative thinking and problem solving are integral to the healthcare technology management profession, says George Mills of The Joint Commission. Today’s clinical engineers must develop the relationship between IT and patient care and understand the interconnectedness of hospital systems. This article is part of 24×7’s 20th anniversary coverage.Read More
Medical telemetry is being threatened by recent legislation that would open airwaves designated for hospital use to unlicensed devices. Tim Adams, director of leadership development for the American Society for Healthcare Engineering, is one of the key stakeholders negotiating with the Federal Communications Commission about this matter on behalf of healthcare organizations. He discusses the upcoming changes and how hospitals can ensure their patients are protected.Read More