AAMI News: April 2014, Vol. 49, No. 4


Unique Forum Brings Manufacturers, FDA to Table

Medical device manufacturers came armed with many questions for federal regulators at a new and novel forum intended to shed light on how the use of standards can lead to a smoother review process. Read more...


Navy Warfighter Provides 'Alarms' Lessons for Healthcare

What can healthcare professionals learn from the military about the effective management of alarms? Quite a lot, according to a new paper from the Healthcare Technology Safety Institute (HTSI). Read more...


CDRH Takes a Slight Hit in Proposed Obama Budget

The federal office responsible for the regulation of medical devices took a small hit under the fiscal year (FY) 2015 budget that President Barack Obama sent to Congress. Overall, however, the bigger agencies and departments that deal with healthcare fared well. Read more...

2015 Budget

Hospital Staff to Highlight Team Response to Boston Bombings

Two healthcare leaders who helped develop the disaster response in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings and a journalist who acts as a patient safety advocate will offer their stories at the AAMI 2014 Conference & Expo. Read more...


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