In this in-depth profile, 24x7 Magazine spotlights Jovito “Jojo” Gonzales, the 2019 recipient of the AAMI & GE Healthcare “BMET of the Year Award.” Learn how Gonzales got his start in the HTM sector and what advice he would give those entering the profession.
As Dave Harrington prepares to step away from the 24x7 editorial board, he shares a few thoughts about how the biomed field should prepare itself to manage emerging technologies. It starts, he says, with reviewing technicians' present workload and dumping a good portion of it.
In this article, educator Paul T. Svatik, CBET-R, shares how Toledo, Ohio-based Owens State Community College set up its cooperative internship program for aspiring BMETs. It's a program, he says, that has been met with resounding success.
The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association has named NewYork-Presbyterian the 2018 Excellence in Health Care Facility Management Award winner for its water safety management program. Specifically, the hospital created an enterprise-wide water management program that incorporates real-time data management and analytics tools.