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Houston swindled out of $1.7 million for faulty N95 masks

City is requesting back funds used to pay for the more than 900,000 defective masks

Beaumont to merge with Spectrum

Will operate 22 hospitals and 305 outpatient locations with 64,000 staff members

Patients take Scripps Health to court over cyberattack breach

Claim inadequate security protocols led to incident

FDA service and remanufacturing draft guidance: key takeaways

The long-awaited document encourages OEMs to provide instructions

Nanox seeks FDA clearance for multi-source Nanox.ARC 3D system

Tomosynthesis solution equipped with multiple alternative-switched X-ray tubes

LifePoint Health to acquire Kindred Healthcare

Will create a healthcare delivery network with expanded services, resources and expertise

Google Health pivots from consumer to clinical with latest shakeup

Restructured into three groups and transferred 130 employees out of the health division

Pennsylvania doctor takes hospital to court for failing to prevent stabbing

Was repeatedly stabbed in the head and neck by a psychiatric patient

Ochsner and Rush to merge into single health system in 2022

Will expand access to care for patients closer to home in Alabama and Mississippi

Deep learning with SPECT accurately predicts major adverse cardiac events

Points to advantages of incorporating AI into standard imaging protocols

HTM Perspectives

Tips for recruiting and retaining HTM staff

June 04, 2021

Amid a national biomedical engineer shortage, staffing challenges demand strategic initiative

Selecting an effective risk management solution

April 02, 2021

Medical device security programs require risk management solutions - but which one is right for your team?

A creative solution for the biomed shortage problem

March 02, 2021

How one facility found success through internship opportunities

Sterilization and infection control in the era of COVID-19

February 10, 2021

The do's and don'ts from an equipment maintenance perspective

Tips for selecting an effective HTM risk management solution

November 17, 2020

Understanding medical device security vulnerabilities is the first step to preventing problems

Smarter spending in the HTM department

October 14, 2020

Crunching the numbers for cost efficiency in clinical engineering

Maintaining compliance in the HTM department

September 04, 2020

Q&A with Mike Busdicker, clinical engineering system director at Intermountain Healthcare

HTM chem tales: Cleaning and disinfecting

August 07, 2020

Is your in-house service team properly disinfecting equipment?

Building a team that works — even during a pandemic

July 07, 2020

Doug Kirsop, transformation director at OhioHealth, discusses the process of building up a collaborative HTM department

Health technology (team!) management

June 03, 2020

The importance of a teamwork mentality in clinical engineering

Discussing best practices for patching legacy medical technology, and the unique challenges of smaller devices

May 01, 2020

Q&A with Sagar Patel, cybersecurity software engineer at Battelle Memorial Institute

Guiding capital equipment procurement with MCDA

February 23, 2020

Implementing the right processes can help guide you to the right decisions

For HTM, the potential of AI is still ahead

February 19, 2020

What will smart technology mean for tomorrow's clinical engineers?