The Technician will set-up equipment needed for a patient, control the inventory and prepare the monitoring devices for re-use.
A Technician does not necessarily need a technical background. They just need to know the equipment well and facilitate any set up needed for a patient, control the inventory and prepare the monitoring devices for re-use. Each organization may have their own way of operationalizing this role. It is best to start a RPM program with new equipment to ensure it is warrantied and working properly. Provide device management Inventory, tag and store devices. Keep devices in a central location.
Pull devices for installation. Utilize device vendors inventory management tools. Receive devices after use. Clean and refurbish devices after de-installation.