Medical device networks are a complicated and critical piece of health IT infrastructure. If the network fails, patient safety is in danger. Health related IT events were the cause of 45 percent of 1.7 million patient safety events without a resolution according to a study published by the Journal of Patient Safety and Risk Management.
In a long-awaited report, the FDA states it does not believe there is a safety problem with the servicing, manufacturing, and repair of medical devices by third-party organizations or the original equipment manufacturers.
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Learn how you can avoid the five most common mistakes people make when buying a refurbished infusion pump. We go in-depth about which things you should consider before your next purchase such as cost, software compatibility, and warranty.