medical device registration in korea – appointing medical device quality manager for class 1 products

Medical device registration in Korea: appointing medical device quality manager for class 1 products In case of class 1 medical devices, the voluntary system that allow manufacturers/importers to manage quality control internally was adopted. However, the current medical device act does not require the manufacturers/importers that are seeking licensing to employ the medical device quality…

inspection of dealers or rental agencies by inspection agencies designated by MFDS

inspection of dealers or rental agencies by inspection agencies designated by MFDS Korea In the past, when purchasing a medical device from medical institutions, the medical device dealers or rental agencies, were required to obtain qualifying inspection from the manufacturer or importer of the said medical devices regarding the manufacturing and quality control standards of…

Segmentation of products for korea MFDS

Segmentation of products for Korea MFDS A new segmentation for 4 products including absorbable coronary stent was issued by MFDS recently in order to add some clarity. (from MFDS on Jan. 14, 2014) The following products are concerned: A09230.02 Artificial Kidney Filter System Class 3 A79110.02 Medication Dosage Regulator Class 3 B03300.15 Absorbable Coronary Stent…