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Clinical Engineering (CE) provides technical support to medical equipment users in Devon and Cornwall. Based at Derriford Hospital and established for over 50 years.
The service provides whole life management of medical equipment from pre-purchase assessment through to advice, safety and maintenance issues to
end of life disposal.
CE delivers a comprehensive service which is quick to respond, provides the highest standards of quality and safety and provides a cost effective solution. CE offers a number of services across all sectors of the medical professions including a full device management and asset management service.
Clinical Engineering Mission Statement
Clinical Engineering Plymouth - delivering ISO certified management of Medical Devices to healthcare organisations across the South West, investing in skills for our staff, adding value for our customers, enabling safe and effective diagnosis, treatment and care for our communities.
Global CE Day is a worldwide celebration recognising the important contributions of clinical engineers to healthcare and is celebrated on the 21st of October each year.
The UK theme is COVID-19
The clinical engineering workforce is absolutely essential to deliver safe and high-quality modern healthcare. These professionals play a vital role in providing governance, clinical training, procuring and managing life-saving equipment like ventilators for example.
A video which highlights the vital role Clinical Engineers in the UK played in response to COVID-19. More than 25 Clinical Engineers (all levels) and some top leaders in the NHS took part in this film. Use this link to access the video.