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Devices manufactured and used in healthcare institutions

General information and notes on in-house devices according to MedDO and IvDO

New information on submitting vigilance reports for medical devices

Swissmedic has revised the information on submitting vigilance reports (incidents, trend reports and FSCA reports) for products according to the Medical Devices Ordinance (SR 812.213) and the Ordinance on In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices (SR 812.219)

Revision of MedDO and IvDO

When the changes entered into force on 1 November 2023, Swissmedic updated its website in this regard and published implementation guides

Swissmedic reviews Swiss importers

Swissmedic reviewed 30 importers of medical devices for compliance with legal requirements