In the works, if certain challenges can be overcome, is a “collaborative community” of medical device servicers. 24x7 Magazine correspondent Chris Hayhurst explores the initiative in this in-depth feature article.
While the first day of the U.S. FDA’s public workshop focused on differentiating between medical device servicing and remanufacturing, December 11, the second—and final—day of the meeting was all about industry collaboration. Watch webcasts from both days here.
Since March 2015, the FDA has been collecting information and receiving factual and anecdotal comments concerning whether there is a public health and safety issue that warrants increased regulation and oversight of medical device companies and individuals. This issue culminated in October’s two-day workshop of presentations to the FDA, which biomedical expert Patrick Lynch details in the latest installment of The LynchPin.
Technical Prospects, an Appleton, Wis.-based company specializing in Siemens Medical Imaging technologies, has announced its summer 2018 training class schedule. The classes—held both in person at Technical Prospects’ Wisconsin facility and online—cover a variety of topics including CT, fluoroscopy, radiography, and more.
In this article, 24x7 Magazine contributing writer Chris Hayhurst explores a very timely topic in the healthcare technology management (HTM) field: The right to repair. Here, Hayhurst talks to key industry leaders to get their insights about key steps HTM professionals can take in this battle. Don't miss out.