Avante Ultrasound ( formerly GMI ) is pleased to announce that it achieved ISO 13485:2016 certification on May 1, 2018. ISO 13485:2016 is the most up to date certification that pertains specifically to the quality management systems of medical devices.
GMI is proud to announce that AAMI Credential Institute has pre-approved the entire GMI ultrasound course catalog for Continuing Education Credits. GMI has been providing ultrasound specific training for more than 10 years and have trained more than 500 Biomed/HTM professionals.
Avante Ultrasound will officially be adopted as the name for Global Medical Imaging. GMI will become the dedicated Ultrasound division of Avante Health Solutions, a growing global brand that adds a host of exciting new products and services to our portfolio.
GMI will be transitioning Nuclear Medicine Equipment customers to our sister company, Transtate Equipment Company, effective January 1, 2018.
The 2018 GMI training schedule is now available. In effort to help save money on travel arrangements, GMI has consolidated a number of course to get the most out of the training week. We will also be introducing a training course on the West Coast (location TBD) in July.
Recent changes to the standards for performing preventive maintenance have raised a lot of questions. The majority of these questions come from the fact that the governing bodies have deferred to the OEM for the preventive maintenance schedule. Not a big deal, right?
Take advantage of Tax Code 179 and deduct the full purchase price of new and used equipment up to $500,000. Section 179 of the IRS Tax Code allows businesses to deduct the full purchase price of qualifying equipment and/or software purchase or financed during the tax year.