There is not much demand currently for testing against the EU’s Medical Devices Regulation (MDR). But demand for certificate renewal under the current medical device directives is very high. What does all this mean as the EU attempts to introduce tighter requirements for medical devices?
There has been no recent impact assessment as to how business will be affected by the text of the IVD Regulation that was finally adopted. Consultant Robyn Meurant explains how industry will be paying a high price, and why many IVD companies could go under.
The demand to fill EU regulatory roles is at its peak and is dictating the very nature of employment in the medtech sector. Amanda Maxwell spoke with recruitment expert Elena Kyria to hear her views on how to maximize the unique opportunities that currently exist. This is Part 1 of a three-part interview series on recruitment in medtech.
Recent indications from the European Commission led EU medtech stakeholders to believe that more notified bodies would have been designated by now. Not so, and the lack of any visible progress means that, for manufacturers, nerves will start to jangle again before long.