April 2016

Monthly Archives

  • Who Owns Patient’s Medical Records?

    Jihad Hussami, Platform Leader – EMA, BD Say you go to a general practitioner for a routine checkup; upon finishing all exams and tests you receive a complete copy of the doctor’s notes, test results and the medical record of the visit. Does this sound like a good practice where the patient knows his or […]

  • First Inter-Country Meeting on Designing and Implementing a Regulatory Programme for Medical Devices

    Sanoj Prabhakaran, Regulatory Affairs Manager M.E. & Turkey The First Inter-Country Meeting on Designing and Implementing a Regulatory Program for Medical Devices (Provisional Program) was conducted in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 11-14 April 2016. The meeting was attended by MOH officials /regulators from 22 countries within WHO’s EMRO region. Over 25 Mecomed Regulatory Committee members were […]