Diving into what can be a contentious debate, the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) reports that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is gathering information from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs),
The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) reports that Johnson & Johnson (J & J) will once again be hosting the Kilmer Conference, inviting leaders from the medical device and pharmaceutical industries,
The AAMI Nominating Committee has selected five longtime AAMI volunteers and well-known industry figures—including a longtime leader at the nation’s largest healthcare accreditation organization—to serve on the association’s Board of Dire
Suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and other healthcare technology professionals all have a responsibility to reduce potential negative impacts on the environment when making decisions involving the development and use of medical devi
Learning how to use new healthcare technology is a complex challenge, and success hinges on high-level support at any organization, according to nurses, vendors, and other experts who attended the AAMI Foundation’s first Industry Council meeting. This diverse group—which included representatives from BD (formerly CareFusion), Connexall, Hospira (a Pfizer company), Masimo, and Medtronic, as well as patient safety advocates and healthcare professionals—met at AAMI’s headquarters in Arlington, Va. recently, to discuss the current state of training, identify challenges, and describe what they would like to see in the future.
The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) is reporting that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released draft guidance that redefines “convenience kit” for industry and agency staff, creating a stricter
The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) is offering the course, "TEE: High Level Disinfection of TEE Transducers and New Leak Testing Mandate," on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) announces that a donation from Johnson & Johnson has enabled AAMI to make available the proceedings from a prestigious series of conferences on sterilization of med
A new section focused on immediate-use steam sterilization (IUSS) has been added to AAMI’s and the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management’s (IAHCSMM) sterilization benchmarking tool to help subscribers