Dezember 06, 2021
Global Implementation of the Unique Device Identification (UDI) for Medical Devices
As you may all know, barcodes on medical devices are not something new. For example, in 2008 Japan’s MHLW has issued the “Guideline for Barcode Labeling of Medical Devices” and the European Commission has adopted UDI as a part of the European Medical Device Regulation (2017/745) in 2017. Since that time, a lot of useful UDI-related guidance documents were issued by EU Commission for industry.
Medical Device Regulations