HBA News and Announcements

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!

Thank You to Pronk Technologies and Unisyn Medical Technologies

Thanks to Pronk Technologies and Unisyn Medical Technologies for sponsoring the meeting, January 18, 2011 at Rick’s Café Boatyard Omaha! We had a great membership turnout, excellent food and drinks, and no kittens were harmed!

Also, a special congratulations to Phil Mininni for winning the distinguished honor of "HBA Member of the Year" for 2010. Pictures coming to our media page soon.