A recent study from Ethicon and the Cleveland Clinic outlined opportunities and barriers to better sustainability practices in operating rooms. We spoke with Vishnu Kalra, President, U.S. Ethicon, to learn more about the study’s findings, Ethicon’s efforts to develop more sustainable products and practices, and how other companies can get started.
It is critical for leaders in the medtech space to ensure that nonviable medical devices and equipment are destroyed properly, while focusing on long-term sustainability goals.
When a device is implanted in a human body, there is always a distinct reaction of the body’s immune system, often resulting in a thick layer of scar tissue surrounding the implant. With device miniaturization and by providing a ‘biomimetic’ device encapsulation, this body reaction will be reduced.
Whatever the short- and longer-term fallout of COVID-19, organizations will need to come back fighting—with new tools at their disposal and ready to raise their game.
As the saying goes, if it looks too good to be true, it probably is.
Label and packaging artwork processes play an important role in meeting compliance for EU MDR.
U.S. medtech manufacturers must also prepare for the UDI requirements under EU MDR.
Reduce risk and control your label, its design, and the data.
Part three of the design verification series discusses in detail the steps that should be taken during testing.
Prior to design verification of packaged products, consider the following process-related elements.