The European Commission is planning a possible postponement of the EU MDR 2017/745 by one year.
After the postponement of the technical GoLive of EUDAMED by two years to May 21, 2022 , a possible postponement of the regulatory requirements by one year is to May 21, 2021 < / strong> in conversation.
The reason for a possible shift is the worldwide tense situation due to the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. With a possible postponement, the Commission would like to give medical technology manufacturers the opportunity to prioritize important current tasks.
The final decision on a postponement is planned for early April 2020.
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