Innovation requires the space for failure and continuous improvement.
FDA, CDC and other agencies are trying to foster the development of diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccines that help address the outbreak.
Designers and manufacturers of both devices and software must conduct due diligence and ensure regulatory compliance in protecting user data.
The goal is to establish a baseline of cybersecurity hygiene and assurance for devices that are part of the national critical infrastructure software supply chain.
The report also found that medical device companies are taking “huge gambles” in the area of risk management.
Aging is not for the faint of heart.
The company is dedicating more funds to research, development and innovative projects.
Successful integration requires a rethinking around the role of data science in product design and lifecycle management.
While the road to bringing a medical device to market is often bumpy, working with an experienced and knowledgeable partner can help navigate the process and potentially avoid some of the bumps.
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.