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Orthopaedic Device Manufacturers Have No Choice: Unique Device Identification Necessitates Immediate Response

Forthcoming Unique Device Identification (UDI) regulations will necessitate immediate response from industry participants throughout the entire supply chain.

The weight of the impending mandate was evidenced at OMTEC 2013 by robust attendance in a UDI compliance presentation by Karen Conway, Executive Director at GHX, and further buzz throughout educational sessions and the exhibit show floor. The new guidelines, expected to be finalized later this summer, will affect device companies and suppliers of all sizes.

Download Ms. Conway's presentation (and others from OMTEC 2013) right here.

Read an OMTEC 2013 post-event press release over here.