Even within large organisations, projects crop up that can strain even the largest internal biomedical engineering team. Staffing is generally based on meeting the ongoing day-to-day needs of the hospital and there can be difficulty integrating a short term need – whether it is to undertake a specific testing task or to provide a temporary staffing solution to cover leave or unexpected shortfalls. ECOMED Technical field technicians come armed with their own test equipment, relevant skills and experience and can hit the ground running.