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MALAYSIA:  MDA Introduces New Guidance Document MDA/GD/0061: Classification of Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy And Speech Therapy Device – June, 2022

MALAYSIA: MDA Introduces New Guidance Document MDA/GD/0061: Classification of Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy And Speech Therapy Device – June, 2022

  • 2022-06-29 02:17:39

In April 2020, the Medical Device Authority (MDA) has issued a new Guidance Document regarding the classification of Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy, and Speech Therapy Devices (MDA/GD/0061). This document guides the manufacturers and authorised representatives on classifying rehabilitation, physiotherapy, and speech therapy as medical devices.

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AUSTRALIA: Reclassification of Critical Medical Devices – December, 2021

AUSTRALIA: Reclassification of Critical Medical Devices – December, 2021

  • 2021-12-27 02:04:41

TGA regulates all medical devices that are for introduction into the body as Class IIa (low-medium risk) or Class IIb (medium-high risk) devices. Transitional arrangements are in place to ensure that manufacturers can continue to supply their previously registered devices while they apply for them to be included in the ARTG in accordance with the new classification.

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SINGAPORE:  HSA Announced Draft Regulatory Guidelines for Classification of Standalone Medical Mobile Applications (SaMD) and Qualification of Clinical Decision Support Software (CDSS) – August, 2021

SINGAPORE: HSA Announced Draft Regulatory Guidelines for Classification of Standalone Medical Mobile Applications (SaMD) and Qualification of Clinical Decision Support Software (CDSS) – August, 2021

  • 2021-08-26 12:40:18

HSA released a draft guideline for consultation on the classification of Standalone Medical Mobile Applications and Qualification of Clinical Decision Support Software (CDSS) based on similar guidance released by IMDRF for Software as a Medical Device (SaMD) This guideline provides information on the qualification of CDSS as MDs as well as the regulatory approach for such.

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