Your company may have done a decent job of making sure your products are compliant with the new European MDR (Medical Device Regulation). But have you addressed all the potential pitfalls: unanticipated reclassification of existing products; surprise audits, sample requests and product testing; and updated labeling requirements, etc.? And are you absolutely certain that all […]
By Maurizio Lauria, Brand Manager, STEUTE Meditech Inc. Medical professionals now require more sophisticated technology, greater efficiency and a much greater degree of specialization in the medical devices they use. Changes have been especially swift in operating rooms, with new suites, minimally invasive techniques and better support for outpatient surgery. It’s within the realm of […]
As medical device OEMs know, a product designed for the medical market is fundamentally different from one intended for industrial use. This is also true for a foot control. From the bottom pads to the mating connector, the design requirements for a medical-grade foot control are significantly different from those of an “industrial-grade” unit.