Date: 14 \ 11 \ 2015
The Student branch in the Hashemite University EMBS chapter (IEEE EMBS HU) held a scientific trip to King Hussein Cancer Hospital located in the capital, Amman, on the thirteenth of November for of the current year, on Saturday, with the participation of 15 students from the Department of Medical Engineering.
at the Beginning the students were directed to the department of the medical devices and instruments where they were received by the engineer (Fadi Al-Karaki)and sat down chatting, the Engineer talked about the hospital generally, its origins and the protocol followed in which patients go through since they attend the hospital till they leave, as part of the process periodic follow-up.
Then he moved to the divisions of the hospital and number of sections and the most important devices,also the protocol followed for medical devices, listing them to the system for periodic check ups
and maintinance, and talked a bit of some sales skills and how should the they get a good quality with a good price.
Before starting the tour, our team was divided into two to complete the tour in two phases, the tour covered several sections, the first was the sterilization department, after wearing safety tools they entered the section in order to preserve public safety, Eng. Fadi explained stages used in the sterilization, old and modern ways to ensure the best sterilization process of all the tools in hospital. Then the students completed their tour through the radiology department and intensive care unit (I.C.U) moving to dialysis and other sections of the hospital department.