The Clinical Engineer designs and supervises the implementation of specialized medical and laboratory instrumentation and equipment modifications; analyzes and provides consultation on new medical and laboratory equipment needs; provides in-service teaching and training; analyzes complex medical or laboratory equipment to define corrective maintenance and to develop appropriate preventive maintenance.
Technical Consultation for planning and management of medical equipment through evaluation, purchase, implementation, use, and disposition
Conduct incident investigations and manage equipment recalls and alerts
Project Management of equipment requirements of facility and clinical projects
Prepares training and reference material for technical staff and clinical equipment users
Analyzes equipment and operational performance and leads quality improvement initiatives
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm