Medical Device CE Marking Certification

CE Marking on Medical Devices or In-vitro Diagnostic Devices or Active Implantable means theat the manufacturer's declaration of that particular Medical Device complies with the essential requirements of the relevant European health, safety and environmental protection legislation, generally called as Product Directive.

Medical Device CE Marking Certification (MD / IVD / AIMD)

It is the responsibility of the Medical Device manufacturers or distributors to make sure device sold complies with the relevant Directives before affixing the CE Marking and placing them on the European Market.  Failure to do so can result in sanctions such as removal of products from sale or use and in some cases prosecution.

Medical Device is a broad term used commonly. It includes Equipment, Surgical Equipment, Operation Theater Equipment, Surgical Instruments, Medical Software, Disposables, Home Health Care products, Medical reusable items etcetera.

Who Needs to Comply with the CE Marking Directive?
The Devices manufactured for any of the following purposes: diagnosis, prevention, monitoring, treatment or alleviation of disease, injury or replacement or modification of the anatomy, etcetera. It specifically excludes active implantable devices and in-vitro diagnostic devices which are covered by their own directives, but it includes any electronic apparatus such as personal computers (and their software) which are principally used for medical purposes.

The product category of Medical Devices falls apart in three classes:
•          Medical Devices including Medical Software.(MD)
•          In Vitro Diagnostics (IVDs) and
•          Active Implantable Medical Devices (AIMDs).
•          Medicinal Products Directive (MP)
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Medical Devices CE Marking Medical Device Regulation (MDR) in Brief
Like all New Approach Directives, the MDD requires that a medical product complies with a set of essential requirements relating to performance, health and safety. These requirements, focusing on the safety aspects of the design and construction, cover issues such as chemical, physical and biological properties, infection and microbial contamination, Electromagnetic, radiation, mechanical, thermal and electrical risks.

Medical Devices Regulation and Routes to Compliance
For all classification types, a Technical File must be prepared demonstrate compliance with MDR essential requirements.  Compliance can be established by showing conformity to the Harmonized Standards for the Medical Devices CE Marking Directive. More details will be available when you continue reading our website.

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