Safety Standards/Risk MGMT II

This course is a continuation of BMSS-6131 and is designed to continue our investigation into electro-medical standards, medical technology management standards of practice, standards for equipment performance and medical/legal issues around the improper use and alteration of equipment, etc. Topics include the use of safety standards, documentation standards, understanding risk management in clinical and non-clinical settings, CSA electro-medical standards, AAMI, IEC, IHE, etc. As homework, students will comlete assignments, projects and discussions requiring various research methods and team activities, read the textbook and articles on course topics.