Swiss Single Registration Number – CHRN

2023-03-29T14:03:15+00:00March 8th, 2022|Categories: Compliance, Europe, Regulatory, Switzerland|Tags: , , , , , |

The Swiss Single Registration Number (CHRN) is assigned by Swissmedic based on the Medical Device Ordinance (MedDO; SR 812.213). It is assigned to Swiss manufacturers, authorised representatives or importers and serves to uniquely identify them. Meditrial successfully represents many [...]

Swiss Medical Device Database is Under Construction

2023-03-29T14:03:36+00:00March 4th, 2022|Categories: Compliance, Europe, Regulatory, Switzerland|Tags: , , , , , |

Swissmedic is in the process of developing a new database for registering economic operators and medical devices. Due to the continuing aim of equivalence between regulation in Switzerland and the EU, the medical devices database will be similar to EUDAMED. [...]

Switzerland: New regulations applicable to medical devices as of 26 May 2021

2023-03-30T13:16:18+00:00May 27th, 2021|Categories: Clinical Trial, Compliance, Europe, Switzerland|Tags: , , , , |

Additional provisions have been adopted for the new Medical Device Regulation (MedDO) in Switzerland and enter into force on 26 May 2021. This action was taken to offset the negative consequences of the absence of the MRA update and [...]

Switzerland: New requirements and changes to authorization practice as of May 2021

2023-04-21T09:08:18+00:00March 24th, 2021|Categories: Clinical Trial, Europe, MDR, Switzerland|Tags: , , , |

Swissmedic has recently announced new regulations and requirements for the authorization of clinical trials in Switzerland. Meditrial and its team based in the Zug office manage several studies in Switzerland and has direct connections with Investigators, hospitals and local Ethics [...]

UK information session for Swiss medtech companies

2023-03-31T13:57:06+00:00November 13th, 2020|Categories: Regulatory, Switzerland, UK|Tags: , , , , |

The UK’s Department for International Trade in Switzerland announced a virtual information session specially for Swiss medtech and medical device companies, to give an update on latest policy developments and regulatory guidance. The event will take place online on Monday, [...]

Meditrial CMO – Dr. Monica Tocchi joins the Venturelab Expert panel

2020-06-17T13:20:16+00:00June 17th, 2020|Categories: Clinical Trial, Compliance, Innovation, Regulatory, Software, Switzerland|Tags: , , , , , |

Dr. Monica Tocchi, CMO and Founder of Meditrial joined the Innosuisse Start-up Training program designed by Venturelab, as a member of their Expert panel. The panel is composed of successful founders, leading academic and industry partners that bring the best [...]

“Win KOLs and work with partners” – virtual training by Dr. Monica Tocchi for VentureLab

2024-02-01T14:12:57+00:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: Europe, Innovation, Switzerland|Tags: , |

On 4th June 2020, Dr. Monica Tocchi, Founder and CMO of Meditrial will hold a virtual training hosted by Venturelab  – a swiss startup training program commissioned by Innosuisse . This intensive course entitled “Win KOLs and work with partners” is [...]

Switzerland: Exception for marketing of medical devices under COVID-19

2020-04-16T09:49:14+00:00April 16th, 2020|Categories: Clinical Trial, Covid-19, Europe, Switzerland|Tags: , , , |

The Swiss Federal Council issues a new regulation allowing marketing of devices that have not undergone a conformity assessment procedure. This will not exempt the manufacturer from proving performance of the device and essential requirement fulfilment.  This exception is restricted [...]

Switzerland: Federal Council suspends tariffs for medical goods

2020-04-16T09:46:37+00:00April 16th, 2020|Categories: Clinical Trial, Covid-19, Europe, Switzerland|Tags: , , |

The Swiss Federal Council temporarily suspends custom duties on import medical goods. Such measure was set out to ease the import of medical equipment such as masks, gloves, disinfectant, protective goggles to face COVID-19 emergency in the country. The regulation [...]

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