Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2015
November 24, 2014 | Evaluations & Guidance
Health technology hazards can come in many forms. They can be the result of IT-related problems such as improperly configured systems, incomplete data, or inappropriate malware protection. They can be caused by inappropriate human-device interaction, such as incorrect reprocessing techniques, improper device maintenance, and poor recall management. They can also be problems that are intrinsic to the devices themselves: Ease-of-use issues, design flaws, quality issues, and failure of devices to perform as they should can all contribute to device-related events.
It's vitally important to recognize such hazards and address them before they cause problems. But the big question is, where do you start? That's where our Top 10...