Biomed News - December 2012

December 01, 2012

NCBA to Address Changing Quality Assurance Process in Next Meeting

The North Central Biomedical Association (NCBA) will hold a meeting on December 14, 2012 in St. Paul, Minnesota to discuss the challenges faced by healthcare institutions in regards to the quality assurance process and its management.

The meeting will review the development of quality assurance processes at local and national scales and identify the factors that affect it. Other topics for discussion include strategies for committee development and changes to the existing quality assurance program. For more details, visit

AIV supports many local, regional and national biomedical associations including the North Central Biomedical Association. To view the associations that AIV supports, visit For more information on how AIV can support your association, contact Rick Stubb at  rstubb@aiv-inc.comThis e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


CMIA’s Annual Statewide Conference

The California Medical Instrumentation Association (CMIA) will hold its statewide conference in January, in Sacramento, CA. The event will be held from January 10 to January 13 2013 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel at 1230 J St. The annual golf outing for the conference will be held the day previously on January 9 at Ancil Hoffman golf course in Carmichael, CA.

Registration is FREE for all interested Biomeds and other healthcare service employees. More information can be found on the associations’ website at

IBS to Hold Annual Conference in January

The Indiana Biomedical Society (IBS) will hold its annual conference on January 19, 2013 at the City Centre Sheraton at 31 W. Ohio St. in Indianapolis. The conference opens to visitors at 7:00a.m. and will feature over 60 vendors. More information can be found on the organization’s website at


CABMET Calls Participants to its Project Cure “Family” Event

The Colorado Association of Biomedical Equipment Technicians (CABMET) is inviting participants to its Project Cure “Family” event on December 6, 2012. The event is in need of volunteers to help sort, inspect and organize a number of medical devices that Project Cure currently has in its warehouse. Interested individuals may drop by from 4pm to 8pm. RSVP your attendance at info@cabmet.orgThis e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it on or before December 3, 2012.

MSCE to Hold December Meeting

The Michigan Society for Clinical Engineering (MSCE) will hold a meeting about Tracelogix in December at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Canton, MI.

For more information on this upcoming meeting, visit


TCBI Holds Fourth Annual Conference and Exhibition

The Center for Business Innovation (TCBI) held its annual medical device connectivity conference and exhibition on November 1 and 2 at Harvard Medical Schoolin Boston, Massachusetts. The event focused on connecting medical devices to people, workflow and information systems.

Read more about the event at

HBA Symposium a Success

The Heartland Biomedical Association (HBA) hosted its yearly symposium on November 1-2 in Omaha, Nebraska. The association cast their votes for the “Member of the Year” and the association’s Vice President Position for the upcoming year.

For more details on the symposium, visit

IBS Holds November Meeting

The Indiana Biomedical Society (IBS) held its association meeting on November 10 at the Medxcel Corporate Office. The meeting featured an eProtex presentation facilitated by the company’s CSO Derek Brost and Executive Director Earl Reber.

To learn more about the meeting, visit

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Laura Collier has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of North Florida. She is the Marketing Manager at AIV, Inc.

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