Pharmpur is preparing for the new MDR regulation
The new EU regulation on medical devices came into force on May 26, 2020. This regulation replaces the previous directive. Among other things, the new regulations are intended to improve product safety and facilitate the identification and traceability of products by introducing a unique product identification number. Of course, this poses not only a major challenge to authorities and notified bodies, but also to the companies concerned. Pharmpur GmbH also had to prepare for the changeover. Dr. Helge Menz, COO of Pharmpur GmbH, reports in the ophthalmological journal “The Ophthalmologist” on how this was achieved and what difficulties had to be overcome.
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