The newly published issue of the Global Clinical Engineering Journal is delighted to serve as a partner in the birth of the new Global Clinical Engineering Alliance. The issue includes a special cover page, an article about international survey conducted to determine the needs for the new Global CE Alliance, and editor-in-chief column concluding that not a miracle nor a magic will create professional organization but rather the collective dedication and passion by CEs for CEs so that patient experience and care outcomes are safer and better all over the world. Happy birth GCEA!

Please read online first the Editor's Corner  and the International Survey of Clinical Engineering Professionals