Industry body, MedTech Europe, believe the new adopted healthcare report released by the European Parliament still avoids calls for improved monitoring of patient safety at a national level. more

2 Jun 2015 15:57 News

Eucomed welcomes the results of a plenary session which has endorsed essential measures that strengthen patient safety and which has improved the approaches on the approval system. But questions remain on re-processing of medical devices. more

23 Oct 2013 09:38 News

Eucomed has voiced strong concern over a new scrutiny procedure, which it says will hamper innovation while resulting in patients waiting longer for life saving medical technologies without improving safety. more

1 Oct 2013 00:00 News

The EU Parliament has voted in favour of reforms to the CE marking procedure for medical devices. Eucomed has severely criticised the move saying it "brings unnecessarily delays in lifesaving medical technology". more

25 Sep 2013 19:24 News

Eucomed have applauded US-EU trade negotiations, which include a regulatory harmonisation for medical devices. Sam Anson asks how it can support a move towards a slower US system while opposing added stringency in the proposed European regulations. more

7 Aug 2013 00:00 Opinion

Eucomed Lifecycle

Source: Eucomed.

Eucomed CEO, Serge Bernasconi, has written a blog about the current regulatory changes in Europe ahead of that organisation's conference in Belgium in October. The blog is reproduced with kind permission from Eucomed. more

27 May 2013 08:00 Opinion

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Source: Eucomed.

Ethica award acknowledges role of safe, innovative cardiovascular devices in improving patient lives. Cardiologists' recognition of European regulatory efficiency relevant for Eucomed's Don't Lose the 3 campaign against proposed regulatory change. more

24 May 2013 08:00 News

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Source: Eucomed.

Following the publication of a proposed replacement to Europe’s medical device regulations in late 2012, a number of industry groups have sharply criticised the proposal’s way of handling new high risk devices—the Scrutiny Procedure more

16 May 2013 00:00 News

Eucomed 3 Campaign

Source: Eucomed.

Eucomed's campaign fights for Europe's uniquely dynamic device approvals process to be maintained and protected during the rewriting of the regulatory process. more

24 Apr 2013 16:48 News

MedTech Europe, the alliance of European medical technology industry associations, is launched today at the European MedTech Forum in Brussels. more

10 Oct 2012 00:00 News