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AUSTRALIA:  Auditing of Medical Device Applications, including IVD Medical Devices – February, 2022

AUSTRALIA: Auditing of Medical Device Applications, including IVD Medical Devices – February, 2022

  • 2022-02-18 07:40:24

Application audit may be conducted during the procedure of inclusion of a medical device in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG). In some applications, audit may be selective under the legislation, however, others may be selected for an audit at the discretion of the delegate. Here we list out the devices that require mandatory auditing under Regulation 5.3. To conclude, a summarised view of the audit process will be provided.

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SINGAPORE: Regulatory Fee Revision for Health Products – January, 2022

SINGAPORE: Regulatory Fee Revision for Health Products – January, 2022

  • 2022-01-26 10:55:53

The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) has published an update on the Regulatory Fees for Health Products. This is to ensure that the evaluated products meet the required standards of quality safety and efficacy. It is also necessary to recover part of the costs for the services rendered to businesses.

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CHINA: Medical Device Clinical Trial Data Submission Requirements for Registration Review Guidelines-No. 91 in 2021 – January, 2022

CHINA: Medical Device Clinical Trial Data Submission Requirements for Registration Review Guidelines-No. 91 in 2021 – January, 2022

  • 2022-01-26 08:31:11

Clinical trial data is one of the important supporting documents for evaluating the safety and effectiveness of medical devices. Standardizing the collection, sorting, analysis, and submission of medical device clinical trial data will not only improve the quality of clinical trial implementation and management but also assist the regulatory agency to understand and review the development of clinical trials quickly and efficiently.

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AUSTRALIA: FAQs for Software-Based Medical Devices – January, 2022

AUSTRALIA: FAQs for Software-Based Medical Devices – January, 2022

  • 2022-01-26 08:15:53

TGA has already implemented reforms to the regulation of software-based medical devices from 25 February 2021. Under the new regulation, some software may be excluded from the TGA regulations, or although still regulated by TGA they may be exempted from the need to include the product in the ARTG. In the following, we gathered some FAQs and have summarised TGA’s article to help you have an insight on what is required to operate legally in Australia.

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