HBA News and Announcements

Opportunity for Feedback on the Direction of the Biomed Field

Please read the following message from FMESA. You can then click the link below to give your feedback.

FMESA is contacting as many Biomed Associations and Society’s as possible to ensure everyone has a chance to comment. Please pass on this link to your members and ask for their input. This event highlights one of the main reasons why FMESA was created A single voice to bring to the national arena. We were able to have a place at the conference held by AAMI through the participation of Pat Lynch and Karen Waninger, one of the founders of FMESA.

May 2011 Meeting and RSVP

A big thank you to Banyan Medical Systems for sponsoring our May meeting at Dave and Buster's!

We need all who are planning on attending to RSVP here:

Click here for more details on the event.

Healthcare Technology Management: New Name for the Biomed Field?

From original source:

At a two-day meeting last week hosted by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation, more than two dozen industry leaders picked a new name for the profession responsible for maintaining and servicing medical equipment.

It's "healthcare technology management."

Biomedical Equipment Technology Training at the University of Vermont

The University of Vermont again is offering the Biomedical Equipment Technology Sequence. It consists of three online courses – Patient Care Equipment, Advanced Technology Systems, and Healthcare Life Cycle Planning and Management, and one week long hands-on lab course. . .

March 2011 Meeting Scheduled at the VA Hospital

The March meeting has been scheduled!

When: March 16, 2011
Where: VA Hospital Omaha
4101 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska
educational conference room

Time: 6:00 PM
Business Meeting: 6:30 PM
Presentation 7:00 PM
by Robert Alm of Zoll Medical, Inc.
Internal Temperature Management

Click Here for a map to the Educational Conference Room

See you there!