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23.03.2017
Specification documents such as information sheets and forms renumbered
Specification documents (e.g. information sheets and forms) have been renumbered as a result of restructuring within Swissmedic. The table below gives a comparison of the old and new names:
08.03.2017
08.02.2017
We would like to inform you about new directives on the operation and the surveillance of hypothermia devices (Heater-Cooler Devices / Units) in the operation room:

Link to the information from the FOPH (in German):
20.01.2017
16.01.2017
New version of form for notification of medical devices with devitalised human tissue. Valid from 15 January 2016.
13.01.2017
The new, completely revised “Good practice for the reprocessing of medical devices for Swiss health facilities”, version 2016 is available online (in German and French and later in Italian):