FEATURED EDITORIAL

Medical Device Design & Manufacturing Challenges: 2017 And Beyond
Medical Device Design & Manufacturing Challenges: 2017 And Beyond

Medical device manufacturers and designers must overcome various challenges to succeed in an expanding global marketplace. In 2017 and beyond, medical device manufacturers will be challenged along the way from the aspects of design, research, validation, and bringing their devices to a competitive market in a cost-effective manner.

More Featured Editorial

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

  • Improving Health Outcomes With Personalized Apps
    Improving Health Outcomes With Personalized Apps

    Advances in sensors, smartphones, communications, and analytics give developers new tools to build creative and powerful applications that promise to improve health outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.

Micro-MIM Succeeds At Making Precise Micro Metal Parts

As component sizes for medical devices shrink to micron size, conventional machining may not be the most efficient or consistent method for manufacturing. Learn why Micro-MIM is preferred for components with tight tolerances at high volumes.

Plan For Success With Sustaining Engineering In Medical Device Development And Manufacturing

A key aspect to a successful medical device development project is a dedicated outsourcing partner who can provide engineering expertise that includes sustaining engineering. Sustaining engineering enables the developer to plan ahead, getting the development and design of the device done right the first time, and smoothing the transition to manufacturing. This article discusses the importance of sustaining engineering, and KMC's executive director of engineering, Scott Leon, weighs in on the subject.

How To Uncover The Hidden Value Of Culture In Supplier Selection

The business pain of switching suppliers, both in terms of costs and revalidation time, heightens the importance of making the right decision the first time.

Taking Micromolding To the Next Level

Micromolding requires a high level of intimacy and attention to detail to be successful over the long run, so it’s important to work with micromolder with the capability, scalability, and sustainability to get a product from the design stage all the way to high-quality mass production. 

More Industry Insights

SOLUTIONS

Medical Silicone Processes Medical Silicone Processes

FMI is committed to providing the highest quality of silicone components for medical devices. Using the highest process controls alongside the most rigorous quality tools, FMI is able to ensure patient safety and 100 percent inspection of every single component before it ships.

Laser Beam Profilers Laser Beam Profilers

Laser beam profilers are the optimal solutions for increasing chances of success in the design or applications of new lasers, or when a laser system is no longer meeting the desired specifications. Ophir Photonics offers a wide range of beam profiler choices including CCD and CMOS cameras, scanning slit sensors, InGaAs and pyroelectric cameras, and pinhole and knife edge sensors.

Hydrogels For Medical Devices Hydrogels For Medical Devices

Cardinal Health’s OEM division offers a large selection of latex-free hydrogels in bulk rolls or in slit widths. These medical device hydrogels are used in a variety of applications including ECG signaling, defibrillation, electrosurgical and iontophoretic return electrodes, T.E.N.S., wound care, cosmetics, and non-skin adhesives.

Rapid Tooling And Medical Device Prototyping Rapid Tooling And Medical Device Prototyping

Donatelle’s rapid tooling and prototyping services help accelerate the design process and bring critical medical device products to market – faster. With an experienced team of engineers, mold designers, machinists, and toolmakers, they are able to produce near-net shape parts with near production tolerances, machined or molded, in as little as a few days.

Medical Device Supply Chain Management (Metals, Electronics) Medical Device Supply Chain Management (Metals, Electronics)

At SMC Ltd. we understand your desire to have a single point of contact for your full medical device. With SMC’s demonstrated strength in IQ/OQ/PQ validation, our network of established and qualified suppliers, and our experience in custom manufacturing, we have the comprehensive resources in place to manage your program from conceptual design to final distribution.

FluoroPEELZ™ Peelable Heat Shrink FluoroPEELZ™ Peelable Heat Shrink

Zeus offers the FluoroPEELZ™ peelable heat shrink designed with quick and easy peel away capabilities to improve product efficiency and safety, and to accelerate catheter production.

More Products & Services

FEATURED SUPPLIERS

REVOX Sterilization Solutions REVOX Sterilization Solutions

REVOX Sterilization Solutions is part of the Cantel Medical Corp.; a company dedicated to infection prevention and control.  Our in house experts include mechanical engineers, chemists, microbiologists, quality assurance and regulatory affairs professionals. The REVOX team will work to understand your challenges, concerns, and opportunities and provide expert insight to help you decide if REVOX Sterilization is the right sterilization solution for your product or product concept, and/or operational efficiency improvement goals.

Battelle Battelle

Medical Product Development|Commercialization|Market Research|Industrial Design

MDO-FTE-bmarshall

 EVENTS

The MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed September 25 - 27, 2017
San Jose, CA
Medicall October 6 - 8, 2017
Mumbai
Authoring and Implementing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs): Best Practices for Success October 10, 2017
1pm-2:30pm EST, Online Training
Duration:  90 Minutes
Price:  $299 - Includes Bonus Handouts!
Aging Aseptic and Biological Manufacturing Facilities - Renovation for Survival October 11, 2017
1pm-2:30pm EDT, Online Training
Duration:  90 Minutes
Price:  $299 - Includes Bonus Handouts!
How to Write SOPs That are GCP Compliant and Implementable October 17, 2017
1pm-2:30pm EDT, Online Training
Price:  $299 - Includes Bonus Handouts!
Best Practices in CMC Dossier Preparation – Facing Tough Challenges October 19, 2017
1pm-2:30pm EDT, Online Training
Price:  $299 - Includes Bonus Handouts!
Combination Products October 24 - 26, 2017
Amsterdam
Clinical Study Requirements – Understanding Differences Between the US and EU November 14, 2017
1pm-2:30pm EST, Online Training
Price:  $299 - Includes Bonus Handouts!
Medical Plastics & Compounding Conference December 5, 2017
San Jose, CA
Companion Diagnostics Forum (CDx) 2017 December 6 - 7, 2017
Princeton, NJ
1st Emirates Family Medicine Society Conference January 11 - 13, 2018
Dubai, UAE
More Events...