IVDD – In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Directive

The In Vitro-Diagnostic Medical Devices Directive 98/79/EC (IVDD) offers multiple routes to compliance – depending on the specifications and intended purpose of use of your product. mdi Europa guides you through the entire process and assists to optimize your compliance program to meet your product specifications and business needs.

IVDD Compliance Process

  1. Appoint your European Authorized Representative
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  2. Identify all EU Directives/Regulations applicable to your product (such as environmental regulations etc.)
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  3. Identify the applicable harmonized standards for your product 
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  4. Check your device against the General Safety and Performance Requirements (annex I)
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  5. Select and perform the conformity assessment procedure applicable to your product 
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  6. Prepare a Technical File and (if applicable) implement a Quality Management System 
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  7. Select a Notified Body (if applicable) and sign your Declaration of Conformity 
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If you are interested in topics regarding IVDD you might also find informative

Our Article”Most Important Changes – Regulation (EU) 2017/746 on In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices (IVDR)”.
Our Complete Library Section with various topics regarding MDR/IVDR.
Our page regarding In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation (EU) 2017/746 (IVDR).