In light of the recent events that have taken place in the United States—the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor; along with the public outcry—AAMI has spoken out against racism and intolerance.
The American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) has named industry veterans Adriana Velazquez and Ray Zambuto to the Clinical Engineering Hall of Fame Class of 2020 for their various contributions to the CE sector.
HTM expert Patrick Lynch has compiled 10 reasons why he believes the industry needs a national HTM organization—one that is chapter-based, so that the local and state associations can merge under a national umbrella. That way, he says, biomeds can flex their collective muscle to really get something done, “instead of just meeting locally to complain about it.”
William A. “Bill” Hyman, ScD, an esteemed clinical engineering professional and frequent 24x7 contributor, passed away this summer. In a statement, the American College of Clinical Engineering called Hyman a “dedicated professional— always generous and willing to share his extensive knowledge.”
The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) announces that it received the 2020 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award-Sustained Excellence for the second year in a row. This award recognizes ASHE’s leadership and strong contributions to Energy Star.
The New England Society of Clinical Engineering (NESCE) will sponsor the Northeastern Healthcare Technology Symposium at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center in Framingham, Mass, from Tuesday, October 22,...
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA CPSP 2-2018 Cyber Hygiene Best Practices, which outlines industry best practices and guidelines for electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers to raise their level of cybersecurity sophistication in manufacturing facilities and engineering processes.