Overview medical devices

List of recalls

Warnings and counterfeits

30.07.2017

30.05.2017

News

30.04.2018

Interruptions to the supply of medical devices – recommendations for hospitals

Maintaining supplies of important medical devices

16.04.2018

Checklist for the inspection of sterile services department
The checklist below is based on "Good practice for the reprocessing of medical devices", 2016 version (available in German, French, Italian). Swissmedic uses the checklist as an aid when inspecting hospitals. It can be used by healthcare institutions to conduct gap analyses of their current situation in comparison to requirements as per the "Good practice" document and for internal audits, etc


21.03.2018

Updated PDF forms

18.05.2018
27.04.2018
01.03.2018

23.01.2018

New information on the EU Regulations (MDR, IVDR)
The European competent authorities have elaborated and published a roadmap for implementing the MDR and IVDR in Europe.
A European working group has published a FAQ document for both the MDR and IVDR.


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