24x7 Magazine is always on the forefront of industry trends—particularly as they relate to job compensation and satisfaction. But it’s you—those in the trenches of the HTM field—who know the industry best. So we need your help.
For the first time, 24x7’s annual survey of job satisfaction and compensation queried respondents about their timeline for retirement in an effort to gauge the impending impact of the Boomer exodus from the workforce. The data confirmed what many in HTM already know intuitively to be true: Starting in about 5 years, the field will see a major wave of retirement lasting about a decade, although we’re already on the edge of the upswing.
For the first time, AAMI will offer an online review course to help biomedical equipment technicians (BMETs) prepare for the exam to become certified biomedical equipment technicians (CBETs). The four-week online CBET Study Course will cover all six areas of the CBET exam.
An undisputed industry leader, David Braeutigam boasts many professional accolades, including being named AAMI/GE Healthcare’s “BMET of the Year” in 2006 and a Fellow of AAMI earlier this year. But it's his commitment to lifelong learning that really sets him apart from the pack.
Here, Angela Ferguson-Bennett, clinical engineering director at Mich.-based Ascension Borgess Health, shares how her team embraces a family-first mentality and has evolved from a “basement-dweller” reputation to Ascension Borgess’ go-to department.
The American Society for Health Care Engineering of the American Hospital Association announces the launch of a new Energy to Care Dashboard Tool, offering an at-a-glance view of healthcare facilities’ energy use.