The Week In... Medical Devices (10-14/12)
  • Posted on: 14/12/2018
  • Category: Industry

The Week In... Medical Devices (10-14/12)

Got five minutes? Here are the top articles making headlines this week across the medical devices sector! From worries around a potential six-month goods disruption in the face of a no-deal Brexit, to NICE’s new standards for digital tech, and from the predicted value of global hi-tech medical devices to the British government assisting Indian healthcare with AI, take a look!

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UK supplies face six-month disruption under 'no deal' Brexit

The supply of goods into the UK could be disrupted for up to six months in a 'no deal' Brexit scenario, the UK government has warned.

NICE publishes new standards to develop digital health technology

New standards, published today, set out the requirements needed to develop digital health technologies for the NHS and speed uptake of products like healthcare apps and wearable devices.

Brexit: Chemists could get emergency powers to swap drugs and dosages to prevent shortages under no-deal outcome

Doctors groups concerned about prescriptions being changed without GP input and lack of time to consider impacts of contingencies.

Global Hi-Tech Medical Devices Market Outlook to 2026 by Site, Product, Geography, Key Developments & Competitive Landscape

Global Hi-Tech Medical Devices market accounted for $25.15 billion in 2017 and is expected to reach $252.04 billion by 2026 growing at a CAGR of 29.2% during the forecast period.

British govt to assist India in healthcare using AI

The British government is in talks with the Indian government to assist them in healthcare with the help of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data for quicker healthcare solutions.