The news of a proposed delay in the date of application of the MDR by one year coming from the Commission in recent days is being welcomed by many across the medical devices sector which have been under intense pressure to prepare for implementation of MDR in May 2020. The full text of the European Commission proposal has been published today and can be read by clicking here.We have been at the forefront of the MDR issue for a considerable amount of time. We can assist your company with any MDR related issues. Get in touch with us by calling us on 00353 52 61 76 706 or by completing the form below. [ninja_form id=1]
The Covid-19 crisis has impacted every facet of modern life. The life sciences sector has been at the centre of the crisis as companies have sought to develop a vaccine and ensure that essential supplies are available to those who need then. The scheduled introduction of the new medical device regulations is now in doubt as the European healthcare and life sciences sector scramble to manage the Coronavirus crisis. The possibility of an MDR delay looms large at present. Read more to find out the latest on the issue. Update: You will see that some of our comprehensive MDR content that we have created refers to the May 2020 date of application. The date of MDR application has moved to May 26th, 2021. Articles that were written prior to the delay referenced the earlier date. However, articles that you might read that reference the earlier date should be read taking the new date of May 2021 into consideration. Read more here.