The AAMI Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose primary mission is to serve the public welfare and improve patient safety by supporting the safe adoption and safe use of healthcare technology, and by recognizing the professionals who work in this realm. It does this through national patient safety initiatives, the distribution of scholarships, a grant program, and awards for excellence.
Patient Safety Initiatives
- Clinical Alarm Systems
- Complex Healthcare Technology
- Continuous Monitoring of Patients on Opioids
- Infusion Therapy Safety
- Awards for Excellence
The AAMI Foundation Awards recognize career achievement as well as superior work in medical instrumentation development, research, and applications, including engineering and related service. Learn more.
- Scholarship Program
The AAMI Foundation Scholarship Program awards scholarships to students aspiring to become biomedical equipment technicians, clinical engineers, or health systems engineers. Learn more.
- The Mary K. Logan Research Awards
This program seeks to support research studies that will improve patient safety and help eliminate mortality and morbidity associated with healthcare technology. Learn more.
Contributions to the AAMI Foundation by individuals, hospitals and other healthcare delivery organizations, patient safety groups, consultants, healthcare technology companies, and others are essential for its success.