Devices Import up 16.8%, Export By 25.7% During 2012-16
Between FY12 to FY16, the import of
medical devices into India has increased by 16.8 per cent, whereas
export increased by 25.7 per cent, as per the key findings of a
government led study in collaboration with Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone
(AMTZ) and World Health Organisation (WHO)...
begins registration of notified bodies to carry out audit of mfg sites
of Class A & Class B medical devices
The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI)
has started the process of registration of notified bodies to carry
out audit of manufacturing sites of Class A & Class B medical devices
as laid down in the Medical Device Rules 2017 which will come into
effect in the country from January 1, 2018...
hike cap on most medical devices
The prices of all medical devices except
for stents, condoms and intrauterine devices can only be raised by up
to 10% in a year, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA)
said in a new office order on Friday...
go online for all services in six months
The Central Drugs Standard Control
Organisation (CDSCO) is set to become paperless within six months with
completely shifting its services to online portal Sugam. The agency
digitized 60-70 per cent of its services through Sugam portal so