The organising committee have started planning for our conference in 2015,and although the date has been agreed (17th Nov) the venue and location is still being reviewed due to the success of 2014. We are asking all members to help contribute to the content, find new inspirational speakers and address some of the current issues …
NAMDET has expanded to Facebook.
To access just go to Facebook and type in NAMDET, there are many photographs uploaded already.
This is an open group
An inquest has found the three-year-old died of a massive air embolism because her partly empty IV bag was respiked and used to administer saline fluids. Queensland Ambulance Service was tasked by Retrieval Services Queensland to collect Ruby in Blackwater and transport her to Rockhampton, where she was pronounced dead at 8.40pm on August 9 …
At this year’s annual board meeting (7th January) the new operational arrangements, which sees the introduction of a national group (including all regional chairs) was accepted. 6 monthly face-to-face meetings were penned for 2015 for the new team. The 5 year strategy plan is undergoing some minor changes but is expected to embrace the new …
The Chairman’s report for 2014 was presented at the annual meeting in London on 7th January and was unanimously accepted. Please feel free to share with colleagues at your next regional meetings.chairmans report 2014
What is you preference for your conference in 2015? Do you want Breakout sessions? – You can choose one of three/four sessions to attend in the morning and afternoon Do you want a Marketplace type? – You attend three or four sessions, but all sessions are attended Do you want a Seminar type day.? Have …
The You-tube training video used in the National Biomedical Engineering conference about syringe pumps, consumables and stiction, is now available via this website. the namdet youtube channel still exists but these links might make it easier for you to find things..
Published on Oct 27, 2014 Dr David Cousins, Senior Head, Safe Medication Practice and Medical Devices, Patient Safety Domain, NHS England presents this informative video of his 25 Year Quest to improve upon the safety and procedures of Medication Practice and Medical Devices. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQQdVLMMjm0
Paola Masci from the CHIMED team has posted his talk on front panel interface and design issues for infusion pumps on YouTube and all those involved in medical device training, design and how improvements can help reduce errors may want to take a look.
Many of the sections and pages of the website have been transferred over to ‘Members Only’. If you get an error message you need to register and log in with your new password.. Previous members of NAMDET are asked to re-register with their new details.
The deadline for feedback on the NAMDET 5 year strategy plan has been extended to 5th January 2015. This will give all members an extra 2 weeks over the Christmas holidays to read through the document 021114-NAMDET strategic plan 2014 _3 and comment on plans for the next 5 years.