This is achieved through the Entrepreneur School programme in which ASMT provides local Omani talents with the relevant skills, knowledge and competencies around digital media and virtual reality contents to become successful entrepreneurs in the digital media sector.
As of December 2013, ASMT has trained about 120 young Omanis with a significant portion going on to launch their own businesses or finding employment in the public and private sectors.
Elias Tang Abdullah, Managing Director of ASMT, said, We have an overwhelming number of applicants for the programme so far.
experts examined a sampling of 17 tests defined in the Government model as moderately complex.
Passiment said ASMT was pleased that HCFA retained personnel standards in its proposals, although some changes are desirable.
On other fronts, both ASMT and AACC are concerned that some waivered tests don't meet HCFA's own criteria for safe and simple procedures.
About five years ago, as president-elect of the Illinois chapter of ASMT, Garrott attended a hearing for licensure of respiratory therapists.
Garrott now chairs the committee on government affairs of ASMT, probably the most vocal proponent of personnel licensure in the country.
ASMT President Elissa Passiment has written the Congressman: "Statistics indicate that physicians with financial interest 'in laboratories.
Research cited by ASMT shows that, on average, overutilization soars to 80 per cent at facilities that are owned or invested in by physicians.
The Minority Forum gathers formally at the ASMT
annual meeting, but participants are in touch throughout the year.
Beyond pressing HCFA on the standards issue, ASMT
officials are holding their breath on treatment of POLs under agency interpretation.