Clinical engineering staff often are lifesavers

Don't underestimate your clinical engineering staff. Your hospital's clinical engineering department may have a bigger impact on patient outcomes and patient safety than any other department outside of nursing and, of course, your physicians, writes Kenneth Maddock, vice president of Clinical Engineering and Telecommunications Services at Baylor Health Care System. When they develop innovative solutions to problems, they often are literally lifesavers. --Read the post in Hospital Impact

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