News - Medical Technology
11 news items on Medical Technology
Export licence for personal protective equipment in the healthcare sector no longer necessary
As of 26 May 2020, it is no longer necessary to apply for an export licence for the export of certain items of personal ...
Personal protective equipment in the healthcare sector subject to export licence
An export licence is required for the export of personal protective equipment, such as face masks, splash goggles, and gloves, to ...
Instruction to register the supply of alternative medical devices
A manufacturer, authorised representative, distributor, or importer can register the supply of an alternative medical device with ...
Coronavirus: More flexibility for manufacturers and suppliers in case of shortages of medical devices
As a result of the coronavirus outbreak, there may be shortages of medical devices that are critical for delivery of professional ...
Coronavirus: consequences for GMP and GDP inspections and certificates
Warning with regard to self-testing for coronavirus
Home tests for determining whether you are carrier of the coronavirus are forbidden unless they have first been assessed by a ...
Coronavirus: what to do in case of a shortage of medical devices
As a result of the coronavirus outbreak, medical devices normally used may no longer be available due to shortages. In that case, ...
IGJ response to Trouw and Radar reporting about medical implants
Attention for the safety of medical devices is increasing. Recent years have shown that serious problems can occur, particularly ...
Research on silicone breast implants by RIVM completed
The reassessment of the technical files of silicone breast implant manufacturers, which RIVM carried out on behalf of the Health ...
Manufacturers of silicone breast implants must improve their technical files
Laboratory investigation on the breast implants did not identify anomalies that may compromise health of patients. However, the ...