US prepares for unique code for devices
The US Regulatory Agency FDA is preparing all the required information in view of the adoption of the unique code for medical devices and the relevant database (GUDID – Unique Device Identification Database).
The information to be published within summer, will support the registrations of medical devices. The US Agency has recommended that companies check the data to be included in the GUDID contain all the registration numbers required and that he name of the devices in the database are complete.
As for the timetable, the database should be ready for next May, but registrants must control all data before it becomes public.