CSOFT Earns ISO 13485:2003 Certification for Medical Device Industry
...ly conforms to the requirements of the ISO 13485:2003 standard.
"The primary objective of this ISO 13485:2003 certification is to facilitate harmonized
medical device regulatory requirements for quality management systems," said Lane Ji, the Lead Assessor from the BSI Group. "After our audi...
Paul Chew Appointed to sanofi-aventis U.S. Chief Science Officer/Chief Medical Officer
...l Officer is part of the company's overall organizational drive to ensure all components of the U.S. affiliate work in a coordinated manner to achieve harmonized
processes, cost-effectiveness and best practice sharing in the design, conduct and monitoring of clinical studies.
Researchers discover ways of integrating treatment of traumatized Tibetan refugee monks
... healing. Cross-cultural psychiatric assessment is also necessary in determining appropriate treatment options, as treatment can be detrimental if not harmonized
with the religious context in which mental illness will develop for these monks. The BCRHHR used traditional healers to obtain a dual diagnosis for th...
'Patient Safety Can't Wait' - NQF Calls for Faster Spread of Safe Practices
...inars will address measurement and public reporting for improvement -- an area NQF advocates as part of any reform strategy.
"This is the most harmonized
and evidence based set of practices ever assembled -- with consensus across major stakeholders from virtually every sector of healthcare" said Charles...
Lionbridge Receives ISO 13485:2003 Certification for Quality Management
... requirements and regulatory requirements applicable to medical devices and related services. The primary objective of ISO 13485:2003 is to facilitate harmonized
medical device regulatory requirements for quality management systems. All requirements of ISO 13485:2003 are specific to organizations providing medi...
Biobanks will provide 'electronic specimens' for medical research
... samples or collections hosted, and many other factors," said Orfao. "What seems to be clear is the need for different existing biobanks to work under harmonized
frames and guidelines at the international level, so that sharing and collaboration are facilitated and fostered."
In the longer term samples will ...
Achieving Interconnected Healthcare through HITSP Real-Life Scenarios
...ange. The HIE avoided high costs by leveraging systems and data sources in place. "We built our HIE incrementally by adopting national models and harmonized
standards, such as HITSP specifications. KeyHIE will expand later this year to include five additional hospitals in early 2009."
New 'Reaxys' Solution Improves Workflow Quality and Efficiency for Chemists
...m Elsevier's industry leading
chemistry databases (CrossFire Beilstein, CrossFire Gmelin and Patent
Chemistry Database) now merged together to provide harmonized
additional functionalities and a redesigned interface to help improve R&D
efficiency. Reaxys also contains new unique features including ...
Ingenious Med's IM Quality Measures(TM) Delivers Insight About Hospitalist Performance
...italists, but the cardiac measures
were the most commonly reported and also harmonized
with the Joint
Commission Core Measures already reported by hospitals. SHM ... common measures
reported by hospitalists and that these inpatient measures harmonized
nicely with hospital-level performance measures."
CMS decided not to...
Alliance for Wellness ROI, Inc. Selects VitalSpring as Exclusive Technology Partner
...ess data, medical and pharmacy
claims information, wellness program costs and program participation data.
With such disparate information cleansed and harmonized
into a single
consistent platform, the Alliance team consultants will be able to perform
ongoing analyses needed to calculate a company's return on in...
Harmonized in Medical Technology
Harmonized in Medical Products
Features:... system available, for optimal patient comfort and maximized throughput. New Mobiview automatically displays multi-station data in a single image. New harmonized
Vequion-compliant user interface for optimal ease of use and streamlined workflow. New Samescan for accurate and reproducible follow-up studies. New S...
Company:Philips Medical Systems
Features:... New harmonized
Vequion-compliant user interface for optimal ease of use and streamlined workflow. New Mobiview automatically displays multi-station data in a single ...
Company:Philips Medical Systems
Harmonized in Biological News
North America works to halt invasive species
...hensive approach to alien invasive species will only come if all three countries work together to exchange scientific information and unite to provide harmonized
invasive species actions to protect and control our continental biological resources," said Richard Orr, the project's US lead coordinator and former ...
A cleaner, greener rice industry
...hop ?funded by Malaysia and attended by Malaysian scientists ?to further develop ideas for such indicators and to consider ways to have such standards harmonized
In August, the IRRI-led group will organize another workshop in Malaysia to evaluate and add indicators, especially on the socioecon...
Harmonized in Biological Technology
AIAG and MichBio Form New Collaborative Partnership
...providers, government and academia have worked collaboratively to drive cost and complexity from the supply chain via global standards development and harmonized
business practices. AIAG membership has grown to include preeminent OEMs such as Caterpillar, Chrysler LLC, Daimler, Ford Motor Company, General Moto...
Sparta Systems Demonstrates Global Enterprise Quality Management Leadership at TrackWise(R) Connection User Conferences
"Defining the Value of Enterprise Quality Management"
"What to Do When the FDA Comes Knocking"
"Deploying a Global harmonized
Process for Deviation, Investigations and Corrective and Preventative Actions (CAPA)"
"Enterprise Strategy to Implement TrackWise Globally"
AHIC Successor, Inc. Announces Board of Directors
...years since AHIC was created and began submitting
recommendations to me, 52 harmonized
standards for health information
technology have been established," Secretary Leavitt said. "I expect to
recognize 60 additional harmonized
standards by January 2009."
"So the concept of having the public and priv...
Sturgeon and Caviar From Aquaculture: United Food Technologies AG Hands Over Turnkey Plant
...itable. UFT CEO Christoph Hartung emphasizes: "High
profitability of the plant, protection of resources, sustainability and
quality of the product are harmonized
using our unique technology." Over
fishing of the populations in the wild has made sturgeon and caviar a
rarity. More and more commercial enterprises,...
Velcura Therapeutics, Inc. Teams with International Discovery Sourcing Consultants to Develop New Therapeutic Molecules for Cancer and Bone Disease
...ry Consulting, Interim Leadership and Project Management as well as
Outsourcing Project Management, Outsourcing Consulting, Raw Material
Sourcing, and harmonized
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Changes to U.S. patent law must nurture our culture of innovation
...t-to-file claim it would simplify the patent process, reduce legal costs, improve fairness, and enhance the opportunity to make progress toward a more harmonized
international patent system. Opponents say they're worried that first-to-file would promote a rush to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office with hast...