Welcome to Our Annual WSBA
East Cascades Meeting
3 Educational Topics
#1: Battery Technology presented by experts from Interstate Battery & Ben Roberts (Univ. of Washington)
Battery parameters: voltage, capacity, energy density, load current. Primary (single use) vs. secondary (rechargeable)/ Chemistries most common in medical devices: Ni-metal hydride, lithium, lead acid, etc. / Maintenance of batteries: testing, recharging safely, storage, how to discard
#2: Infection Control (Joel McCullough of SHMC Epidemiology Dept.)
Infection Control Issues in the patient care environment and mitigating the clinical engineer’s contamination of that environment.
#3: Pronk Technology (Keith Ebert) to present demonstratons on latest test equipment.
Lunch Hosted by Pronk Technologies
Sacred Heart Medical Center Heart Institute, 2nd Floor, Classrooms A&B. 122 W. Seventh Ave, Spokane, WA
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