Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Recognize the system hazards and safety rules when servicing a B850/B650 monitor and adhere to all safety precautions during all lab exercises.
  • Establish computer network connectivity to the classroom network through configuration of computer network settings.
  • Describe the wireless standards and settings to be established for proper wireless networking of a B650 monitor.
  • Build a flat network and resolve connectivity problems by following device documentation and network knowledge gain from classroom lecture.
  • Establish network communication with service computers, network printers and information servers.
  • Perform the steps to establish wired and wireless network connectivity of lab classroom equipment.
  • Transfer device settings and clinical custom defaults from one monitor to another monitor.
  • Perform remote service tasks on the B850 and B650 monitors such as Webmin diagnostics and device troubleshooting.
  • Configure the B850 and B650 to use network services such as Central Monitoring, Citrix, ADT messaging and remote service tools.
  • Perform troubleshooting of network connectivity for both the B850 and B650 monitors.

Equipment Covered

  • B850 Patient Monitor
  • B650 Patient Monitor
  • Use of Layer 2 switches
  • Use of Wireless Access Point (WAP)
  • Use of Networked Printers
  • Integration with Central Stations
  • Integration with Citrix and HL7 servers

Target Audience

  • Biomedical equipment technicians
  • Biomedical engineers


Recommended IT Skills:
GE Essentials of Healthcare IT or equivalent

Purchase Options

Tuition:  $5,685  2020786-297
Tuition & lodging:  $6,240  2020786-298
Tuition, lodging & air:   $7,135*  2020786-299

* US only

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