Starting July 5, the Joint Commission will begin surveying to the 2012 version of the National Fire Protection Association’s 101 Life Safety (LS) Code—a move that follows the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) lead.
As a clinical engineering consultant, I find myself reviewing healthcare technology management (HTM) programs from time to time, usually for hospitals or hospital systems. Often, the person who first contacts me is an administrator who says something like, “I don’t know a lot about our medical equipment management program, but I’m worried that it’s not […]
Performing an audit to improve efficiency and savings The management of medical devices has taken on a new level of complexity in recent years, due in part to the increased sophistication and specialization of equipment, integration with electronic networks, dependence on outsourcing for specialized maintenance and repair, and ever-increasing requirements for compliance, safety, reliability and […]
In three short months, Edge Biomed has earned the trust of several customers who rely on the medical service and asset management company to help them navigate the numerous state and federal regulations that pertains to the equipment they use to diagnose and treat patients. While 10,000 pieces of equipment is a milestone, Edge’s President […]
Edge Biomedical, an equipment management and service company is now offering Commonwealth Purchasing Group members exclusive discounts on annual maintenance and repairs. Edge’s President, Matthew Spencer, sees the strategic relationship with CPG’s members as an important part of the company’s growth. “We are honored to be an approved vendor for CPG’s 500-plus members. And we […]
Edge Biomed has earned the trust of several customers who rely on the medical service and asset management company to help them navigate the numerous state and federal regulations that pertains to the equipment they use to diagnose and treat patients. With growth more than doubling in the last 7 months, Edge’s President continues to […]
Edge’s customer base is rapidly expanding as demand for its asset management systems continues to grow up and down the east coast. Edge’s complete and comprehensive solutions provide much needed structure, efficiency and compliance for healthcare providers so they can focus on quality patient care. Edge inventories and maintains all medical equipment while tracking staff […]
Edge Biomed Brings on Biomedical Technician Joey Thepthongsay to Service the Nashville Region Market
Edge Biomedical brings on Biomedical Technician Joey Thepthongsay to expand Edge’s service reach in the Nashville market. Thepthongsay spent his first 5 years as a biomedical technician servicing AEDs and Defibrillators. When asked why he decided to take the path of the Biomed he summed it up by saying “I like to work with my hands, […]
Edge Biomedical continues to invest in the growth and development of its field based technicians now covering 10 major markets and growing along the east coast. Full training and certification classes were held the week of April 16 at Edge’s HQ located in Franklin, TN. Each BioMed in attendance was instructed in depth on ultrasound […]
Edge Adds to its Growing List of Certifications and Qualifications by Completing Extensive Sterilizer Training this Week.
Team Edge technicians traveled in from all over the east coast to attend this word-class training at SciCan’s USA Headquarters in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. Each of our technicians dedicated several days to class room lessons and hands on instruction proudly earning their official certificates from SciCan. “It is always great to get our team together and […]
For a limited time, Edge Biomedical is offering FREE* annual preventive maintenance to the first 25 customers in each of their ten markets. Autoclaves are an essential part of many practices. Edge has several customers, from dental to dermatology and everything in between, that run their autoclaves almost non-stop every day. These complex devices sterilize […]
When we started Edge Biomedical we understood the importance of managing your data. Medical equipment compliance is, unfortunately, something that often takes a backseat to the most important functions that relate directly to patient care. Medical devices are no different than other high-use machines in that they require regular maintenance to properly treat and diagnose […]