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Why integration of medical devices is critical to patient care

Healthcare It News

Connecting medical devices, such as infusion pumps, patient monitoring systems and dialysis machines, to the electronic medical record (EMR) can help maximize resources while providing a pathway to critical clinical information.

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The Do’s And Dont’s Of Medical Device Design and Manufacturing

Electronic Health Reporter

Over the years, the medical device industry has seen a lot of innovative changes. And, with more technological advancements being made, many companies in the industry have been pushing for more intuitive, user-friendly, and attractive […]. The article The Do’s And Dont’s Of Medical Device Design and Manufacturing appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial medical device regulations medical devices

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NVIDIA Launches AI Computing Platform for Medical Devices

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – NVIDIA today introduced Clara Holoscan MGX , a platform for the medical device industry to develop and deploy real-time AI applications at the edge, specifically designed to meet required regulatory standards.

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: Northlane Capital Invests in SAI MedPartners

McGuire Wood

is a consultancy providing guidance and analytics to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. Northlane Capital Partners has announced it has invested in SAI MedPartners. SAI , based in Reading, Pa.,

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Health IT Startup: Greenlight Guru

Electronic Health Reporter

cally for the medical device industry. Founders’ story The seeds for Greenlight Guru were planted back in 2006 by Jon Speer, a medical device engineer turned consultant as a result of a simple […]. Editorial Greenlight Guru health IT startup Jon Speer medical devices quality management softwareThis content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Greenlight Guru is the only quality management software designed speci?cally

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: Ampersand Invests in Sterling Medical Devices

McGuire Wood

Ampersand Capital Partners has completed an investment in Sterling Medical Devices, according to a news release. is a provider of electromechanical and software solutions for the medical device industry. Founded in 1998, the company assists healthcare companies in bringing to market medical device software and hardware, mechanical equipment, and mobile medical device apps.

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The Protecting and Transforming Cyber Health Care (PATCH) Act Introduced to Improve Medical Device Cybersecurity

HIPAA Journal

A bipartisan pair of senators have introduced the Protecting and Transforming Cyber Health Care (PATCH) Act which aims to improve the security of medical devices. These attacks have affected hospitals, patients, and the medical device industry.

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Medical Devices Cleared or Approved by FDA in 2022

HIT Consultant

The medical device industry is booming and shows no signs of slowing down. In 2022, the FDA ( Federal Food and Drug Administration ) will clear or approve over 1,000 medical devices. Some of these new FDA medical devices will truly impress you.

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Unpacking Averages: Creating an Industry-Specific Index to Track the FDA Regulatory Environment

Health Law Advisor

In keeping with the theme of these posts of unpacking averages, it’s important to drill down sufficiently to get a sense of the regulatory environment in which a particular company operates rather than rely on more global averages for the entire medical device industry.

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Buried Under Dirt or Under Debt: Can Patients Survive the Struggle of Getting Care?

HIT Consultant

One double-sided page features information about how to navigate the financial aspects of cancer treatment, including who to contact for help with medical bills. She’s among millions of Americans struggling with the medical debt incurred by high-cost specialty drugs ?

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Building a Healthier Future with Real Wireless Power

HIT Consultant

In an emergency like the pandemic, staffing shortages remain a persistent problem, but expanding facility infrastructure and deploying the devices that healthcare providers need to provide modern medical care can also be extremely challenging. Wireless Power Enables the Medical IoT.

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CPQ: Optimizing MedTech Operations and Sales to Accelerate Cash Flow

HIT Consultant

The lead-to-cash process in most B-to-B organizations––particularly those operating in the medical device industry––is often complex and lengthy. Chris Lekander, VP of Delivery, Wilco Source.

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MediView XR Secures $9.9M for Augmented Reality Surgical Navigation Platform

HIT Consultant

MediView’s platform technologies also utilize remote connectivity to permit medical professionals to collaborate for patient care with shared communication, visualization and holographic guidance. What You Should Know: – MediView XR, Inc., raises $9.9M

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Future Trends and Regulatory Challenges in Med Device

Dot Compliance

Medical device manufacturers continuously try to streamline operations, improve quality, and reduce costs while struggling with global supply chain disruptions. These are coupled with regulatory challenges from the ever changing medical device regulatory requirements.

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FDA Guidance for Face Masks During Covid-19 Pandemic

Exeed Regulatory Compliance

Unfortunately, this simple protective device has been heavily politicized in our current polarized environment. When a face mask is intended to be used to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it is being used for a medical purpose. In that case, it becomes a medical device.

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Veta Health Apoints CEO, Walgreens Leadership Appointments, Walmart’s New VP, Other Executive Appointments

HIT Consultant

Founders Tanvi Vattikuti Abbhi and Dr. Nora Zetsche will assume the roles of chief strategy officer and chief medical officer, respectively. Mr. Patel has over 25 years of experience in technology leadership, working within the healthcare industry, startups and multinational corporations.

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7 Things to Know About the New AdvaMed Code Updates

Healthcare Law Blog

On March 18, 2022, AdvaMed announced updates to the Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals (“Code”), a voluntary code that provides medical technology companies with guidance on ethically compliant interactions and relationships with healthcare professionals.

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A Step-by-step guide to Medical Device Quality System Management

Dot Compliance

Maintaining compliance with safety and quality standards is a significant issue in medical device manufacturing. Patients and medical professionals have justifiably high expectations for their devices’ safety, quality, and efficacy. What is a medical device QMS?

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FDA Guidance for Face Shields and Respirators During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Exeed Regulatory Compliance

The medical landscape is constantly changing, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic. These devices can be used to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to provide varying levels of protection to the wearer. Industry News Regulatory News

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SQA News | Summer 2021

SQA

Our annual strategic plans start with the voice from industry, asking how we can help our clients improve their supply chain on a daily basis. At the start of 2021, SQA launched “Industry Workshops”, a new program with our global SQA auditors, engineers, and inspectors.

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FDA Guidance Shows a Regulatory Path Forward for Interoperable Devices

Exeed Regulatory Compliance

Market for interconnected medical devices is projected to grow but the regulatory pathway is still evolving. Medical device industry is changing fast! Technology is driving rapid innovation and medical devices are becoming more interconnected, and smart!

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SQA News | Spring 2021

SQA

SQA is thankful to have world-class industry executives on our advisory team. Martin, CEO/President of Civica Rx, is supporting SQA’s growth in Life Sciences, while Jeff, former Boeing Executive, has been shaping the SQA Aerospace/Defense industry services. Wins & Challenges.

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Three-Strike Smackdown of Plaintiff’s Rebuttal Experts in N.D. Ill. Breast Implant Case

Drug & Device Law

As the court explained, the plaintiff argued that the lateness should be excused because the expert “experienced a ‘flare up’ of a certain medical condition on June 1, causing him to become confused about the report’s due date.” The puppies are here!