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Benefits of Unique Device Identification (UDI) for medical device companies

Adoption, implementation, and use of UDI will be eventually be required for manufacturers to be compliant.

Medical device manufacturers are awaiting the release of the FDA unique device identification (UDI) regulation. Listen to this podcast where Jay Crowley, Senior Advisor for Patient Safety, Food and Drug Administration and lead for the UDI effort, explains how standardizing the way medical devices are identified can improve post-market surveillance and adverse event reporting and, ultimately, improve patient outcomes by making devices safer.