Just as the tools of an artisan are sacrosanct to his trade; well kept, pruned, cleaned, polished, and sharpened -so also must the equipment of the health professional be. Why? How?, and for what reasons? This article tells you all you need to know.
Here, we explain what organizations should look for in reliable biomedical technicians, and why it is critical to have one sitting in the next office or immediately available on speed dial.
But what about the technician and equipment service industry? What new enabling technologies are they adopting in this new normal? Obviously, many repairs and maintenance events require a service technician to be on-site, however, there are times when a service technician could diagnose and repair equipment issues by talking the end-user through a few troubleshooting steps.
TeleTech is a remote video service product that empowers technicians to carry out virtual repair work for healthcare facilities. The primary focus is to ensure providers have access to uninterrupted care for their patients.
We know there are several soft and technical skills that are needed to be a successful biomedical technician or clinical engineer. However, there are several skills and tips that are picked up through industry experience. We interviewed several BMET’s to gather words of wisdom for aspiring technicians.