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Medical Device Regulation

17 April 2020 (Last updated: 27 Apr 2020 15:00)

On 3 April the European Commission adopted a proposal to postpone by one year the date of application of the Medical Devices Regulation to allow Member States, health institutions and economic operators to prioritise the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. This decision takes into account the unprecedented challenges of the pandemic and the need for an increased availability of vitally important medical devices across the EU whilst continuing to ensure patient health and safety until the new legislation becomes applicable. Further information available by clicking here