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Executive Health Management

EU Rules on Medical Device Approval System Strengthened

2013 25 Oct

Vital measures aiming at improving current approval method and patient safety are endorsed in plenary session, setting a solid discussion base with Member Sates for further improvements, though safety standards of device re-processing still questionable.Most of the measures aiming to revise the EU Medical Devices Directive (MDD) were adopted this week... Read more

Executive Health Management

Commissioners Kroes and Borg Welcome Recognition ICT Potential for Health System Reform

2013 14 May

A declaration by the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU committing Member States to developing eHealth ecosystems that could contribute to the reform of health systems has been welcomed by European Commission Vice-President for the Digital Agenda Neelie Kroes and Health Commissioner Tonio Borg. The Irish Presidency presented the Declaration... Read more