COMPETENCES ACQUIRED BY THE STUDENTS
CB6. To acquire comprehensive knowledge providing the opportunity to be creative in the development and/or application of ideas.
CB7. To be able to apply the acquired knowledge and their problem solving skills to the resolution of problems in novel or relatively unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their area of study.
CB8. To be able to integrate knowledge and face the complexity of judgement making based on information that, being incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsabilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments.
CB10. To possess the learning abilities that allow autonomous long-life learning.
CG3. To develop the ability to design and carry out technological projects in the field of the application of engineering to medicine, as well as the ability to analyze and interpret the obtained results.
CG4. To develop the ability to evaluate medical equipment and instrumentation in complex multidisciplinary environments, assessing the needs of different clinical users and offering objective measures for decision making.
CE3. Advanced knowledge of the technical and economic aspects of health technology management including their acquisition and their maintenance.
CE11. Ability to plan, manage and supervise the installation and maintenance of non-implantable active medical devices in electromedical systems and their associated facilities, meeting the quality criteria and safety conditions and complying with current regulations.
CE13. Ability to plan, manage and supervise hospital infrastructures meeting the quality criteria and safety conditions and complying with current regulations.
LEARNING RESULTS ACQUIRED BY THE STUDENTS
To pass the subject, students should be able to:
- Characterize the clinical electromedical service of a hospital/health institution and its relationship with the technical assistance services, recognizing the importance and repercussion of its proper management.
- Prepare a plan for the renewal and acquisition of new equipment of clinical electromedicine, analyzing the clinical needs of the center and the obsolescence and state of the available technology park.
- Define the technical characteristics of the new equipment to be acquired, considering the compatibility and connectivity with other facilities and infrastructures of the health center and the current technological innovation.
- Analyze the cost of the different purchase alternatives of equipment, breaking down the corresponding items and using reference prices.
- Determine the equipment to be acquired, identifying the most appropriate acquisition modality for the health center.
- Prepare and file the documentation corresponding to the management of the assembly, set up and maintenance of the clinical electromedicine facilities, systems and equipment, interpreting the established procedures.
- Rethink the clinical electromedicine facilities and systems tracing the location of the equipment and the different components. ¿
- Plan informative actions aimed at both clinical and technical staff following up their development and their result.