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MedTech Monthly

September 2016
Making MEAT value-based procurement a reality in Europe

Driving value-based healthcare in Europe

A framework as well as a tool and accompanying guidelines have been developed to help take wider patient, organisational and societal outcomes into account in tendering processes.

Language translations of the IVD and MD Regulation texts available

These versions are expected to be similar to the final text

Check out the Danish, German, Spanish, Estonian, French, Polish, Portuguese and Swedish translations!

In Short

European MedTech Forum 2016: special groups rates

The 9th edition of the European MedTech Forum will be held on 30 November – 2 December in Brussels and will revolve around “The 4th industrial revolution: the MedTech era?”.


UNAMEC continues as beMedTech

In order to clarify its image, UNAMEC, the Belgium Federation of Medical Technologies, decided to modernize its corporate identity and become beMedTech.



Fighting cancer: a battle beyond numbers

Events & Trainings
28 September 2016

ABHI Annual Regulatory Conference / MDR - The Road to Compliance

10 - 13 October 2016

The Standing Men 

17 - 19 October 2016

AdvaMed 2016

30 November - 02 December 2016

European MedTech Forum

In the media

The Telegraph

Rapid test that detects sepsis and meningitis could save thousands of lives

MDDI Online

Could This Device Offer Faster Bleeding Control?

The Atlantic

How Artificial Intelligence Could Help Diagnose Mental Disorders