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26 May 2019: One-Year-To-Go to MDR Implementation

Last Sunday 26 May marked one year from the actual implementation of the Medical Device Regulation.

Posted on 06.06.2019

In order to stress the urgency of the matter and the need to accelerate the implementation of the regulatory system, MedTech Europe launched an animated video that was widely shared on social media. Furthermore, MedTech Europe published a high-level statement co-signed by several stakeholders. The statement stresses the need to accelerate in a coordinated manner the implementation of the Medical Device Regulations to prevent a “cliff-edge” scenario for patients, healthcare professionals, and healthcare systems in Europe.