Sharing more information with design partners on device function and its inherent risks can help guide better decisions during the product development process, and keep patients safer.
There are too many unique needs on the part of both manufacturers and providers. More collaboration is needed.
Device companies will need to assess their business model in order to compete in an outcomes-based reimbursement environment.
Following these strategies will change how your company works with its outsourcing partners.
As medical device companies move technology concepts into the commercialization stage, collaborating with outside partners is crucial.