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Low-value care spending drops marginally, despite best efforts

Patients are at risk of serious harm from services that offer no clinical benefit

Michigan woman who contracted COVID-19 from lung transplant dies

The case has led to calls for testing samples from deep in the respiratory tract, as well as nose and throat

Rx for burnout: value based care, smartphones and EMRs?

How breakthroughs in recent history reveal the way forward in healthcare

New proton technique enables more specific targeting of resistant cancer cells

Malignancies with repair pathway defects are more sensitive to concentrated proton therapy

SpinTech acquires MR Innovations

Gains protocol development for MR scans, image processing services and clinical research organization consulting

Caption AI allows inexperienced sonographers to obtain quality images: study

Could help reduce the shortage of capable ultrasound users, support timely diagnoses

IBM contemplating sale of Watson Health: report

Disappointing results attributed in part to physician hesitancy around AI

Clarity and transparency — a clear need in the capital process

Insights from the market experts at TractManager

European Commission gives nod for Siemens to acquire Varian

The deal marks Siemens' direct reentry into the radiotherapy market after 10 years

Swiss researchers 3D-print high-res X-ray detectors

The components may improve performance and lower radiation exposure in medical scans

HTM Perspectives

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?