Category: Trade Associations

Trade Associations


Trade Associations


10 Reasons Why We Need a National Biomedical Association

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.”



AAMI Partners with Other Industries to Promote Job Openings

On the heels of the latest jobs report, AAMI is partnering with three other U.S. industries—the professional landscape sector, the foodservice distribution industry, and the grocery sector—to encourage job seekers to explore the many career opportunities in their respective fields.

American College of Clinical Engineering


ACCE’s Body of Knowledge Unveils Results from 2018 Survey

The 2018 American College of Clinical Engineering Body of Knowledge (BOK) has unveiled the results of their 2018 survey of HTM professionals. The 2018 BOK Survey was created for a unique purpose: to determine the current scope of practice and knowledge base for clinical engineers—information the U.S. Board of Examiners will use to design the clinical engineering certification exam.

American Society for Healthcare Engineering


ASHE Recognizes Member Achievements

The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) is recognizing the contributions its members have made to improve the healthcare physical environment. ASHE presented several awards during its 56th Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition last week in Baltimore.

Local HTM Associations


What’s in It for Me?

If you’ve ever mulled joining an HTM association or wondered how association membership could benefit you, Tim Cordes says his story serves as just one small example. Read his account here.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association


NEMA Publishes New White Paper on Cyber Hygiene Best Practices

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.