CMS Changes the Game

Recently, the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its “Clarification of Hospital Equipment Maintenance Requirements,” and has roused the profession, prompting debate and the formation of a coalition that includ


One of our readers would like some feedback on how other departments handle repairs. Curious about a possible trend, he asks:“As OEMs tighten their service and support models, are biomeds using the tape gun instead of the screw

Fujifilm Acquires SonoSite

FUJIFILM Holdings Corp has entered into a definitive agreement with SonoSite Inc pursuant to which Fujifilm will acquire SonoSite for approximately $995 million.