Recalls for failure are chronic in the medical device industry. The sources of those failures could originate anywhere in the supply chain. Fixing supply chain issues is ultimately the responsibility of the instrument’s maker.
Although the medtech industry is expected to enjoy steady growth, device companies are still challenged to attract the skilled labor that manufacturing requires.
It’s time for medtech design engineers to take a page from the enterprise security playbook.
Following these strategies will change how your company works with its outsourcing partners.
In product development, the earliest conceptual time period might be the most important.