Medical Gas Professional Healthcare Organization

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Welcome to MGPHO

The Medical Gas Professional Healthcare Organization (MGPHO) was founded in 1998 as an organization that is dedicated to advancing the safe design, manufacture, installation, maintenance and inspection/verification of medical gas and vacuum systems through education. The organization is actively involved in identifying, understanding, and maintaining state and federal standards as well as improving the techniques used in testing and verification.

2015 Board of Directors Election Results

MGPHO is pleased to announce the election of its new President and Vice President, Credentials.


Our new President, Corky Bishop, is a Senior Engineer with Airgas Medical Services, Inc. in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.


Carsten Lunde was re-elected as Vice President, Credentials. Carsten is President of Carsten's Yearly Analysis, Inc. in Newark, California.


Both Corky and Carsten have previously served MGPHO, providing strategic leadership to help the organization grow and expand its scope and capabilities.

2015 Changes to Bylaws

The proposed bylaws changes were all passed at the 2015 annual meeting. You can review these changes here.

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Our membership includes professional technicians, manufacturers, equipment suppliers, medical professionals and others interested in maintaining the integrity of medical gas systems. Membership in the organization will ensure that you are up-to-date on the latest changes in standards and verification practices. 


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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, March 09, 2016 8:00 AM (CST) • Locations to Be Determined
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 12:00 PM (CDT) • Charlotte, North Carolina

15th Annual Educational Conference Agenda

On behalf of the MGPHO Board of Directors, we are looking forward to seeing everyone at the 15th Annual Educational Conference. There will be plenty of learning opportunities this year, and as always, we eagerly anticipate the presentations and lectures from our guest speakers. Vendors and exhibitors will be on hand Thursday evening during our cocktail reception to show you the latest in equipment and technologies. Please plan to join us at the meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Cheryl Moon or any board member. A tentative copy of the agenda is available here.

Recent Forum Updates

Monday, August 15, 2016 10:34 AM • Corky Bishop
Sunday, July 31, 2016 2:31 PM • Anonymous

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