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FDA Recognizes AMS2750

6th December 2017

The Agency’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health has formally recognized pyrometry standard AMS 2750 for heat treating. Originally drafted by SAE International in 1980 for the aerospace industry, the standard is the foundation of heat treating audit criteria for the burgeoning medical device supply-chain oversight program MedAccred. A pyrometry standard originally developed for the […]

MedAccred Makes Its Mark

4th December 2017

The industry was buzzing when Stryker announced in July that it would require its future suppliers of critical manufacturing processes to be accredited by MedAccred, a medical supply chain oversight program formed in 2010 by the Performance Review Institute. The program is gaining traction as more medtech OEMs are beginning to require accreditation, but Stryker’s […]