AAMI Foundation & Institute for Technology in Health Care Clinical Solution Award Nomination

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Starts: 12-15-2017
Location: Online Opportunity

Description:

This award honors a health technology professional (individual or group) that has applied innovative clinical engineering practices or principles to solve one or more significant clinical patient care problems or challenges facing a patient population, community, or group.

How to Nominate: 
The deadline for nominations is January 19, 2018. AAMI membership is NOT required to submit an award nomination. 

Interested applicants must be logged into the AAMI website (use sign-in button in upper right-hand corner) to submit an application. If you do not have an existing AAMI login please create a profile.

Once logged in, click the "Apply Today!" button.

If you are having technical difficulties or require the nomination form in an alternate format, please email Allison Rafti at arafti@aami.org. 

Candidates must demonstrate:

  • Innovative and creative application of clinical engineering practices that fundamentally solved a problem or challenge that resulted in the improvement of healthcare delivery for (or well-being of) a patient population, community, or group.
  • That a solution was developed by an individual or group that works or is employed in a clinical setting (hospital, ambulatory clinic, learning institution, or other healthcare setting).

Candidates should demonstrate:

  • The results of a study that provides a practical solution of a patient care problem or challenge through the application of clinical engineering ingenuity. This should be a “published” study but not required.
  • That the solution can be applied by the broader medical or healthcare technology management (HTM) field in multiple clinical settings for the benefit of multiple patient populations, communities, or groups.
  • That the solution involved multiple disciplines or healthcare professionals including, but not limited to, information technology specialists, nurses, physicians, medical technicians, researchers, etc.
  • A solid and clear example of intention to promote the continued advancement of HTM applications and innovations to specific patient care problems or challenges.


Thanks to the generous support of the Institute for Technology in Health Care (ITHC), this award includes a check for $1,500 and a plaque.
How to Nominate: 
The deadline for nominations is January 19, 2018. AAMI membership is NOT required to submit an award nomination. 

Interested applicants must be logged into the AAMI website (use sign-in button in upper right-hand corner) to submit an application. If you do not have an existing AAMI login please create a profile.

Once logged in, click the "Apply Today!" button.

You can download the nomination form in an alternate format here, please email Allison Rafti at arafti@aami.org with any questions or concerns you have. 

Volunteers Needed:

100 (100 open slots)

Experience Required:

Expertise in Your Discipline or Field of Study

Staff Contact:

Allison Rafti