Acertara Acoustic Laboratories announced on August 25 that it has been granted US patent no. 8,803,532 related to a new system for testing diagnostic ultrasound probes.
A new slate of officers for the American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) was elected in August. The new leadership is headed by Paul Sherman, president; Ilir Kullolli, president-elect; and Arif Subhan, vice president.
On August 25, Toshiba America Medical Systems announced that its MR systems have received approval to operate (ATO) from the US Air Force.
PCI Medical has introduced two new GUS storage cabinets for ultrasound probes. One cabinet is for vaginal, rectal, and general-purpose ultrasound probes, and one is for transesophageal (TEE) probes.
Pittsburgh-based TeleTracking Technologies has announced that it will preview what it calls “the largest array of new solutions in its 23-year history” at the company’s annual conference for its users this October.
A three-part virtual conference beginning on October 2 will cover the risks of robotic surgery systems and effective approaches to surgical robot risk management and training.
The Healthcare Tech Talk podcast now offers mobile apps for Apple and Android devices. The apps are designed both to expand the audience for the podcast as well as to offer more ways for users to interact with the program.
On Thursday, September 18, at 3:00 pm Eastern time, AAMI will offer a free online demonstration of its web-based benchmarking tool, “Benchmarking Solutions—Healthcare Technology Management.”
Demetrius Dillard serves as founder and CEO of HealthTech Innovations, a consulting firm he launched this past spring.
24×7 speaks with AAMI’s HTM Leader of the Year and Chief Do-Gooder Pat Lynch about his dedication to helping other biomedical professionals, both at home and abroad.