Aim of this module
Planned Maintenance and Repairs to Devices
The trainee will learn how to develop, organise and monitor planned maintenance programmes, including the use of risk-based methodologies. Additionally the trainee will learn to manage and oversee the equipment repair processes within the medical engineering workshop and clinical settings.
The aim of this module is for the trainee to understand how safety alerts are received into the organisation, distributed, acted on and monitored to ensure all necessary safety-related actions have been taken.
Expertise in Medical Device Risk Management
The module will develop the trainee’s ability to proactively identify, quantify and reduce risk associated with medical device usage
Professional Advisory Services
The module will develop the trainee’s ability to advise the institution on professional and technical issues relating to medical device management and governance and will be aware of medical device research and emerging technologies to ensure the institution is able to adopt innovative devices in a timely manner
The academic parts of this module will be detailed and communicated to you by your university. Please contact them if you have questions regarding this module and its assessments. The module titles in your MSc may not be exactly identical to the work-based modules shown in the e-portfolio. Your modules will be aligned, however, to ensure that your academic and work-based learning are complimentary.