May 14, 2019

Santé Canada : recommandations aux demandeurs d'homologation de dispositifs fabriqués par impression 3D

Par Stewart Eisenhart LES POINTS PRINCIPAUX PAR EMERGO by UL Santé Canada publie une ligne...
Oct 8, 2013

Health Canada Switching to Electronic Delivery of Medical Device Licenses

Canadian medical device market regulator Health Canada plans to issue only electronic versions of new and amended Medical Device Establishment Licenses (MDEL) and Medical Device Licenses (MDL) starting November 1, 2013. According to an email from Health Canada's Medical Devices Bureau, no more hard copies of new or amended licenses will be sent out to medical device manufacturers in order to boost process efficiencies at the regulator. Applicants for medical device licensing in Canada should be sure to include appropriate email addresses in their submissions in order to properly receive registration documents. Questions regarding this new policy can be sent to .
Feb 20, 2013

MEDEC-Analyse: Längere Prüfzeiten bei Health Canada

Eine Analyse der Daten von Health Canada durch den Berufsverband der Medizinproduktebranche in Kanada, MEDEC, hat längere Prüfzeiten und Mängel bei der Vorprüfung von
Feb 18, 2013

MEDEC Analysis: Increased Review Times at Health Canada

An analysis Health Canada data by Canadian medical device trade association MEDEC has found increasing review times and screening deficiencies for
Jul 9, 2012

Final Guidance on Class III, IV Device Licensing from Health Canada

Health Canada has released final guidance on supporting evidence requirements for Class III and Class IVC medical device license applications. The guidance specifies scientific information requirements for manufacturers submitting Class III and Class IV device license applications, excluding makers of Class III and IV IVD products. (Health Canada plans separate updated guidance on higher-risk IVDs in the future.)
May 3, 2012

MEDEC: Health Canada Application Volumes on the Decline

The number of Medical Device License (MDL) and amendment applications to Health Canada’s Medical Devices Bureau (MDB) has declined over the first quarter of 2012, according to Canadian medica
Apr 16, 2012

Health Canada Amends Lists of Medical Device Standards

Health Canada has announced changes to its list of recognized list of medical device
Mar 23, 2012

New Health Canada Fees Set for April 1, 2012

Canadian medical device regulator Health Canada plans to increase its fees to manufacturers starting April 1, Emergo Group’s Canada office has learned. For Class II medical device license application reviews, fees will increase from $350 to $357. For Class III medical device license application reviews, HC plans the following increases:
Aug 15, 2011

Health Canada Proposes Risk-Based Inspection Model

Health Canada is seeking comment from industry on a proposed risk-based inspection model for medical...
Jul 25, 2011

New Guidance from Health Canada on Medical Device License Renewal

Health Canada has published new guidance for manufacturers of Class II, III and IV medical dev