The Healthcare Technology Management Team at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago are the 2015 HTM Week winners.
This annual celebration is designed to promote the awareness of—and appreciation for—the critical work of biomedical equipment technicians (BMETs), clinical engineers, and other members of the healthcare technology management (HTM) field.
So how can you celebrate? As you make plans for 2016, check out these ideas developed by AAMI’s Technology Management Council (TMC) to help you mark this appreciation week in your community or at your workplace. As you plan your celebration, please use hash tag #HTMWeek16 in your social media efforts.
Best Celebration Contest—AAMI will also once again hold its annual contest to recognize the department or facility that best celebrates HTM Week. Click here and tell us how you plan to celebrate! If you have any supporting photos, videos, or anything else to include with your submission, send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. The winning facility will receive a $500 gift card.
- Your Dream for the HTM Field—AAMI wants to hear about YOUR dream for the HTM field. It could be a piece of technology that would help the field. It could be a role you envision the field playing in healthcare in the future. To submit your idea, click here, and in 200 words or less, describe your dream. The individual who submits the winning entry will receive a $200 gift card!
Free Posters Offered —Choose your favorite! Here are the new posters offered for 2016.
Creative Ideas —A few ideas for celebrating HTM Week where you work.
Resources—These tools will help you get the festivities started.
Sponsored by the Technology Management Council