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EU MDR postponed to May 2021

Medical Device Regulation (MDR) is postponed until 2021

The new European Union regulations for medical devices will now come into full force on May 26th 2021. Transitioning from the Medical Device Directive (MDD) to the Medical Device Regulation (MDR) has kept the med tech and pharma sectors extremely busy over the last couple of years. The MDR introduces some significant changes to the way in which medical device software and apps can be legally marketed within Europe and this has created some considerable challenges for some of the smaller eHealth start-ups. So why the delay?
Internet of Things is transforming healthcare

How the Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming healthcare

It is predicted that by 2024, mobile technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) will have transformed medical provision, all over the globe, beyond recognition. Medical care provider Bupa have said that all kinds of 'connected' apps from those in household appliances to ones in furniture will all be supporting our daily health in ten years time.