THET is collaborating with a significant number of global organisations that are engaged in medical equipment work in developing countries. Find some useful links to guidance and further information.
Making it Work - A toolkit for medical equipment donations. THET has produced this detailed guidance for those wishing to donate medical equipment to hospitals and health clinics in developing countries.
Managing the Medical Equipment Life Cycle. Produced by THET, this publication provides a detailed overview of the steps of the equipment life cycle and how Partnerships can integrate these steps into their project work.
WHO Medical Device Technical Series: Comprehensive series of guides and training modules designed to improve access, quality and use of medical equipment, including:
'How to Manage' series of health care technology guides: A series of guides to set up a health technology management system:
Biomedical engineering success stories from low- and middle-income countries: Poster profiles of biomedical engineering success stories in Brazil, Peru, Jordan and the Gambia
Healthcare technology management: Free online course via OpenLearn LabSpace, Open University (approximately 15 hours)
Diigo INFRATECH group: Collection of health technology management resources on web.
INFRATECH discussion forum for health technology management and clinical engineering: Web archive and joining instructions