St.CatherineHospital is pleased to announce that Tracy Henry, Director of the Biomedical Department at St.Hospital has successfully completed the exam and testing for CatherineCertification as a Biomedical Equipment Technician.ICC Certification for Biomedical Equipment Technicians (BMETs) is a formal recognition by the International Certification Commission for Clinical Engineering and Biomedical Technology (ICC) that individuals have demonstrated excellence in theoretical as well as practical knowledge of the principles of biomedical equipment technology.
In today's health care market, technology is paramount. The need for a work force knowledgeable in the theory of operation, underlying physiological principles, and safe application of biomedical equipment is a central concern of many hospitals and companies. Certification demonstrates that successful applicants have the knowledge to ensure a safe, reliable health care environment. It also demonstrates a significant commitment to career and competence.