Survey of medical device company business processes and practices
29 April 2008
FDAnews and Industry Directions Inc., in close association with
research analysis partner Cambashi Ltd, are inviting medical device
manufacturers to respond to a new survey on current industry challenges
and practices. The survey asks about company objectives, business
processes and practices, information systems and applications, and
The research team is seeking responses from all companies in the
medical device industry — of all sizes, all classes of devices, and in
every geographic region. The initial online survey is open for industry
response from now until early May. All responses will be aggregated to
formulate report findings.
The results of this survey will be released at the Fifth Annual
Medical Device Quality Congress June 25-27 in Cambridge, MA, USA, in a
special session on the research, "Risk management: best practices for
medical device profitability". This research ties in closely with this
year's conference theme, "Leading the way to better performance with
quality systems compliance".
The study findings will be used by medical device manufacturers and
others serving the industry to improve their performance and reduce
business risk. The study will assess and identify opportunities for
streamlining practices so manufacturers can achieve quality and
regulatory compliance while increasing profit and growth.
The online survey is available at:
through www.fdanews.com or
The survey is open to medical device manufacturers of all sizes
worldwide. All survey respondents will receive a copy of the public
findings report when it is released.