The Institute has the following objectives:~
To promote interest in technical aspects of healthcare engineering to improve the quality of care experienced by patients of healthcare providers.
To pool technical knowledge and experience and to disseminate this knowledge to others in the industry to improve healthcare in New Zealand
To encourage, assist and educate members to improve their skills and qualifications.
To participate in the development and promotion of quality and safety standards in all aspects of healthcare engineering.
To promote management skills applicable in healthcare engineering management.