Unchartered waters. That’s where we find ourselves in March of 2020. Plans are changing so fast it can be something new almost hourly. There is a light at the end of the tunnel and we will get through this, with some unprecedented effort and dedication. Medical professionals are used to putting themselves in harm’s way, […]
On a routine inspection we were completing in Tennessee last month, our technician was testing and inventorying two Philips AEDs. What we found was, unfortunately, more common than we would like to see. The first Philips Onsite AED had the battery removed. When installing the battery into the AED, it turned out to be dead. […]
Automated External Defibrillators, AEDs, are becoming more commonplace in our society both inside and outside healthcare facilities. We see them in airports, gymnasiums, churches, fitness centers, schools and office buildings. AEDs evaluate and recommend treatment via verbal and visual instructions to first responders, whether professionals or laypeople. Most can recognize these life-saving devices as “shock […]
As Edge Biomedical’s family of customers continues to grow, we are constantly looking for the right team members all over the country. Our latest addition, Becky Evans, expands our Nashville footprint and we’re excited to have her! Becky has lived in the Nashville area since 2005 and earned her degree as an Information Technology Biomedical […]
The improvement over time in medical technology, diagnostic, and therapeutic devices has been nothing short of amazing. Our country’s medical industry is the envy of the world, and for good reason. Medical device manufacturers invest tremendous resources to develop the latest machines to diagnose and treat patients. Of course, the latest and greatest technology comes […]
Equipment purchases constitute a tremendous investment for health care facilities. Knowing where that equipment is, ensuring it’s providing accurate results needed to properly diagnose patients, and that it adheres to service requirements set by state and industry regulators is critical to the successful operation of every medical care facility. By providing the technical expertise needed […]
The biomedical field is a tight-knit community. I have always been impressed with how easily information is shared and how willing everyone is to help a fellow technician. Platforms like MedWrench facilitate this communication flow and help make this large, diverse industry feel a little more manageable.
These are only a few important aspects of a potential partner you should explore, but considering a third-party service provider is a worthy exercise as you search for solutions to support your sites outside the hospital.
Our team of professionals have over 175 years of experience in the biomedical field. We use experience and proprietary tools, such as eBioTrack, to assist in managing equipment and staff. All of Edge Biomedical’s efforts and its culture focus on serving customers for life.
Edge’s latest personnel addition comes with a tremendous amount of sterilizer experience. For several years, his time was spent with Trimedx honing his skillset and being the go-to wizard for all-things-sterilization. Steris washers and sterilizers, as well as Sterrad sterilizers, are an essential part of countless hospitals and other medical facilities. The combination of heat, […]
Where are you from? I am originally from Ghana-West Africa, and I was born in a city called Tema. What brought you to your current city? I moved to Providence, Rhode Island because of my family. Basically because I had uncles and aunties living here. What drew you to work at Edge? I think it […]
Edge is increasingly asked about supplementing hospital biomed departments when there are large projects that require the in-house biomed technicians to be drawn away from their daily responsibilities. There are also times where Edge technicians can cover for an employee on vacation or while a position is being filled. In many cases, hospitals find that […]