COCIR would like to thank MHRA for having initiated this public consultation on such an important matter which will certainly have an impact on all European Citizens and the stakeholders involved in the healthcare domain. We welcome the opportunity to provide you with our responses to your questionnaire. We do hope that the result of your inquiry will contribute to the harmonization across Europe of the healthcare regulatory framework as COCIR remains highly interested to continuously improve patient safety, quality of care and cost efficiency in Europe.
COCIR represents the European Medical Diagnostic and Imaging, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industries. This is a sector of medical technology with a long history of innovative development and manufacture in Europe and which, under existing EU legislation and CE marking, has an excellent record of delivering safe and effective products to improve both citizen’s health and Europe’s healthcare systems.
This document is compiling COCIR’s answers on key topics relevant for our Industry.