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FDA Issues Preliminary Report for Postmarket Surveillance

Friday, September 7, 2012  
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The FDA released a plan this week detailing how it is working to implement their proposal for improvements to the medical device postmarket surveillance system.

The plan, "Strengthening Our National System for Medical Device Postmarket Surveillance," includes strategies the agency is taking to fully implement the Sentinel System, as well as their suggestions on the establishment of unique device identifications (UDI) for medical devices.

To read the plan and to submit comments, click here.