About the industry
Shining a light on medical technologies
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Did you notice us ?
Many solutions go unnoticed, yet where there is the need to prevent, diagnose, treat or cure, medical technologies are there.
Medical technologies are with you all the time
We represent the medical technology sector. Our products range from simple, long-standing innovations like plasters or wheelchairs, all the way to the cutting-edge technologies, such as rapid blood tests, modern imaging systems, or medical apps.
From pregnancy tests to ultrasound scans, medical technology is with you from before you are born. If you scratched your knee as a child, you wore a plaster; if your vision blurs, you got glasses.
When you are unwell, diagnostics and medical devices help healthcare professionals restore you to good health as quickly as possible.
We aim to provide solutions to many of these challenges wherever they are – in hospitals, in the community setting and at home. We want to give medical technology its rightful place in the healthcare landscape.
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What is Medical Technology?
Medical technologies are products, services or solutions used to save and improve people’s lives.
Facts & Figures
The medical technology industry continues to be one of Europe’s most diverse and innovative sectors. This can be seen in the high number of patents filed by medtech companies, as well as in data on trade flows and employment statistics.
Value of Medical Technology
Medical technologies can save lives, improve health and contribute to sustainable healthcare. Through innovative devices and diagnostics, the industry delivers value to patients, healthcare professionals, and healthcare systems and society. Medical technology companies are also drivers of economic growth and job creation across Europe.