CPME Rapporteur: Dr Katrín FJELDSTED (IS)
CPME Secretariat: Mr Markus KUJAWA

Strict surveillance and tight controls over medical devices is of utmost importance according to CPME’s policy and mission of patient safety and high quality healthcare. Following the discovery of fraudulently manufactured and sub-standard medical devices, CPME believes that action must be taken and it will closely follow and monitor the legislative developments at European level.

CPME contributed to the negotiations of the new Medical Device Regulations which were adopted by the European Parliament and the Council in May 2017. The European Commission’s factsheet for healthcare professionals on the new Regulations can be found in all EU languages here.

Adopted policies include: