Technopedia MD Enables Proactive Medical Device Management
The influx of Internet of Things (IoT) and connected devices introduces new demands for maintaining critical network-attached medical devices and equipment. BDNA has developed Technopedia MD, an industry-specific, authoritative repository and methodology dedicated to helping healthcare delivery organizations in the procurement, inspection, maintenance, retirement and disposal of medical equipment. The medical industry can now leverage BDNA’s vast expertise in delivering the most authoritative methodology for information technology data collecting and reconciliation for easy asset management and enterprise architecture development.
Provides complete visibility of medical asset inventories for easier management
Reduces risk of inaccurate data from improperly maintained medical devices that can render misdiagnosis and improper treatment of patients
Facilitates a proactive approach in medical equipment management to enhance patient safety
Enables vigilance in the lifecycle management of medical devices to help ensure all medical equipment is in compliance and properly maintained
Aids in safety and compliance to reduce financial and legal impacts
Enables better predictability and planning of resource availability with proven and relevant market intelligent data about medical equipment
Align and Enrich Your
Medical Assets and Purchases
Technopedia MD categorizes and aligns a constantly growing number of medical devices and assets to deliver consistent, accurate and business-relevant information for strategic and tactical decision-making. Updates are continuous to ensure that the information is always up-to-date.
Technopedia MD comprises three components:
Technopedia MD Catalog
Technopedia MD is a structured catalog, or repository, of medical devices that provides clean, consistent baseline information about medical products and manufacturers. This data creates the common language of medical devices necessary to drive alignment across all business units and medical departments.
Content Packs extend the Technopedia MD content with immediately actionable information for specific use cases such as product lifecycle, medical taxonomy such as GMDN and UMDMS, manufacturer disclosure information such as MDS2, and more.
Technopedia API is a powerful RESTful API that accesses the latest information from Technopedia MD for integration into processes and projects that need the power of clean, comprehensive, accurate data about your medical assets.