Device Integration

Study Projects Rapid Growth in Medical Device Connectivity

A new market study looks at the current state of medical device connectivity worldwide and projects how it will evolve through the rest of this decade. Key factors in the projected annual growth of 38% include an increasing need for workflow automation, an intensifying focus on patient safety, and minimizing readmissions.

Daylight Medical Launches SKY 6Xi Disinfection Technology For Healthcare


UVC Technology Disinfects Mobile Devices

A new disinfection technology for mobile devices uses high-intensity ultraviolet light to disinfect mobile devices. Manufactured by Daylight Medical, the SKY 6Xi is intended to reduce the spread of hospital-acquired infections.

Jim Carr

Company News

Jim Carr Joins Advanced Ultrasound Electronics

Ultrasound industry veteran Jim Carr has joined Advanced Ultrasound Electronics (AUE) as director of service and international operations. In his new role, he will also be spearheading the company’s new in-house training center.

HTM Week Poster

Industry News

Gear Up for HTM Week

The annual celebration known as Healthcare Technology Management Week is scheduled for May 18–24, 2014. Sponsored by AAMI’s Technology Management Council, the week is intended to “promote the awareness of—and appreciation for—the critical work” carried out by HTM professionals.

A 3D printer on display at the Robot and Makers Milano Show in Milan on March 30,2014.


3D Printing: A Disruptive Technology?

The technology of 3D printing, originally called additive manufacturing, has the potential to become the next big technology game changer. In this column, Networking author Jeff Kabachinski takes a look at various 3D printing technologies, the kinds of materials that can currently be printed, and how this potential game-changer may affect healthcare.

Why You Should Worry About the Heartbleed Bug


Why You Should Worry About the Heartbleed Bug

The so-called Heartbleed internet security bug that was revealed on April 1 has been shaking up the IT and tech world. If you’re thinking it doesn’t affect your healthcare facility, you’d be well advised to take a closer look.