FAQ series “All clear for MDR?”
The new Medical Device Regulation (MDR) came into effect throughout all Member States of the European Union on May 25, 2017. Now the clock is ticking for medical device manufacturers, who must obtain new certification for all medical devices falling under the MDR by the time the transition period ends in three years’ time. However, some provisions of the Regulation require more precise interpretation. In our FAQ series, our experts answer questions on the new provisions, and explain what the transition will mean for industrial practice.