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Conference Sessions Environmental Sustainability and Healthcare Green Initiatives

  • Date/Time January 19, 2024 1:45pm - 3:15pm
  • Room El Capitan A
  • Presenter Paul Kelley
  • CEU Credits 1.5


In this session we will learn:
• What Environmental Sustainability is, and why we should care
• What the circular economy is
• How this affects medical equipment and the role HTM can play
• How AAMI got involved in sustainability of medical equipment
• What AAMI TIR65:2015 is
• Some solutions and resources that are available
• Some examples and case studies of sustainability successes
• Where we go from here and what you can do

Session Abstract

We will explain some concepts of Environmental Sustainability, some related standards, some Initiatives healthcare organizations should adopt, and ideas for HTM departments in particular.

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