Healthcare Technology Management Week

Healthcare Technology Management Week

Healthcare Technology Management Week This week is Healthcare Technology Management Week! This may be one of our favorite weeks because it’s also Clinical Engineering Week. Clinical engineers are the backbone of the success of medical equipment in practical settings. Soma Technology has an elite group of trained biomedical engineers. Meet some of our engineers who […]

Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Awareness Week This week, May 21-27, is Dementia Awareness Week. This week raises awareness for people who have dementia. There are over 50 million people around the world that have some form of dementia. What is Dementia? Dementia is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects the brain’s ability to process. Dementia is the larger umbrella […]

Healthy Vision Month

Healthy Vision Month

Healthy Vision Month May is Healthy Vision Month. Are you reading this right now? We do almost everything with the help of our eyes. Our eyes transfer images from light to our brain and our brain produces the image. We want to raise awareness about common vision ailments and how we can protect our eyes. […]

Mental Health Month

Mental Health Month

Mental Health Month May is Mental Health Month. There is a stigma against people with mood disorders and mental illnesses. May is supposed to raise awareness that these people are not any different than those who do not struggle with mental health issues. What are Mental Illnesses and Mood Disorders? Mental illness and mood disorders […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day Today is Mother’s Day. Happy Mother’s Day to anyone who is celebrating! Oftentimes a mother is someone who birthed a child. Sometimes a mother is someone who helped to raise a child. Soma Technology would like to celebrate all types of mothers. Special Bond Between Mother and Child Typically, a mother that […]

National Nurses Week 2018

National Nurses Week 2018

National Nurses Week 2018 May 6th – 12th is National Nurses Week. This week we celebrate the nurses that help make healthcare well received, and empathetic. Nurses work in a variety of medical facilities including hospitals, clinics, surgery centers, doctor’s offices, cosmetic procedure spas, and their own practices. This week is also National Hospital Week. […]

National Hospital Week 2018

National Hospital Week 2018

National Hospital Week 2018 This week, May 6th – 12th is National Hospital Week. At Soma Technology, we would like to take the time to thank all hospital workers for their contributions to the success of healthcare. From doctors, nurses, management, paramedics, emergency services, physician’s assistants, nursing assistants, aids, physical therapists, ultrasound technicians, custodial and […]

National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month

National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month May is National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month. Cystic fibrosis affects over 10 million people in the United States every year. There is a good chance that you may know someone who has or has had cystic fibrosis. Famous celebrities with cystic fibrosis include Frankie Abernathy from MTV’s The Real World, […]

What Does The American Red Cross Do?

What Does The American Red Cross Do?

What Does The American Red Cross Do? There are many ways in which the Red Cross contributes to healthcare. The Red Cross is arguably the most well known aid foundation in the United States, let alone in the world after UNICEF. The Red Cross helps millions of people every year from health issues to help […]

Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Skin Cancer Awareness Month May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and begins the unofficial start to warmer months with longer sun exposure in the northern hemisphere. Skin cancer is one of the most overlooked types of cancers. Albeit the most common cancer in the United States, skin cancer is often forgot about. Each year there […]