Effective clinical alarm management requires a multipronged approach to address the disparate factors behind excessive alarms and the fatigue they cause.
How James Piepenbrink’s department of clinical engineering at Boston Medical Center worked with a multidisciplinary task force to implement a successful alarm management program.
For Canadians in the province who are serious about advancing their careers in the HTM field, membership in the Clinical Engineering Society of Ontario (CESO) is well advised.
At the annual conference of the California Medical Instrumentation Association on January 17, Joseph Dysko said that capital equipment planning represents the biggest opportunity for HTM professionals to become more involved with the C suite.
BC Technical, West Jordan, Utah, a non-OEM provider of Medical Imaging Solutions, has acquired Virtual Medical Sales, a provider of medical imaging products, accessories, and services.
Axess Ultrasound, a Medxcel company that provides ultrasound service, ultrasound technician training, and probe and system repair, has announced David Gloudemans as its director of operations.
Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc (HAMA) has secured the exclusive North American distribution of the Sofia automated breast imaging system from iVu Imaging Corp.
An imaging tool utilizing Blackford Analysis software, developed by Massachusetts General Hospital’s Tumor Imaging Metrics Core (TIMC) for its Precision Imaging Metrics system, has now been integrated into the imaging system at the hospital.
Mediso Ltd has announced that new MRI subsystems with 3 Tesla and 7 Tesla field strength magnets will be integrated into its nanoScan pre-clinical imaging platforms.
Delphinus Medical Technologies has announced that its SoftVue automated breast ultrasound now includes color imaging based on tissue characteristics from the capture of transmission signals.