Medical Device Regulation: "We see many problems with the current timeline" -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

Medical Device Regulation: "We see many problems with the current timeline"

Interview with Hans-Peter Bursig, Managing Director of the German Medical Engineering Division at ZVEI

02/05/2019

Image: Man in a suit with short gray hair and glasses is standing in front of the entrance of an illuminated building - Hans-Peter Bursig; Copyright: ZVEI / Böttcher

Hans-Peter Bursig

Picture: Graphic of the timetable for the introduction of the new Medical Device Regulation; Copyright: European Commission

Many stakeholders are still not sure how to meet the EU's timetable if, for example, there are not enough Notified Bodies available.

Image: Woman with dark hair is sitting at a desk looking anxiously at a busy schedule; Copyright: panthermedia.net / Andriy Popov

The implementation of the new MDR is causing many companies a headache.

Image: Simone Ernst; Copyright: B. Frommann

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