Systems Engineering Technology for Healthcare

Course Description: Participants will gain insight into the analysis of multiple-entity clinical systems involving healthcare technology. Cost: AAMI Members: $900 Non- AAMI Members: $1,200

About the Course

Course Description: Participants will gain insight into the analysis of multiple-entity clinical systems involving healthcare technology. Focus will include process analysis and improvement to satisfy clinical customer needs. Course content will... See more explore the interdisciplinary efforts related to support the development, verification, deployment, integration, operations and user training of complex systems involving healthcare technology, as well as the creation of information about system performance associated with management decision making.

Student Outcomes: At the end of the course, the student should be able to

1. Define and identify a system involving healthcare technology

2. Characterize a dynamic clinical system including the elements, interconnections, and function

3. Define and identify system concepts including feedback loops and resilience

4. Identify common flaws in systems and interventions to improve function/output

5. Define and describe the complex interactions of clinical staff, processes, and healthcare technology

6. Identify leverage points in clinical systems involving healthcare technology

7. Identify tools and techniques to optimize clinical systems to promote safe and effective patient care


Pre-Requisites

Learners interested in this course should have experience in the Healthcare Technology Management (HTM) profession.  Participants are expected to understand the general uses, functions and support of the broad categories of medical devices: therapeutic, diagnostic, and monitoring.  A basic understanding of the regulatory environment in clinical settings is also helpful.  Learners should be able to identify essential stakeholders such as patients and various members of clinical staff and understand their role in technology utilization.


Course At-A-Glance

Fee:  $900.00

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