The new MedAccred process featured at MD&M West 2016

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The new MedAccred process featured at MD&M West 2016

03 February 2016

MedAccred will be highlighted during the Enhanced Quality Assurance and Risk Management track on Thursday February 11, 2016 from 10.30-11.00am in a paper entitled MedAccred: Innovating critical process manufacturing oversight.

Robert Berger, Vice President Contract Manufacturing, Minimally Invasive Therapies Group, Medtronic, Ravi Nabar, Head of Supplier Quality Assurance, Philips and Gary Switzer, Senior Vice President of Medical Systems, Sanmina will co-present an engaging insight into the program. They will consider the importance of the connection between the manufacturing process and the patient and describe how MedAccred can be used to strengthen critical manufacturing process oversight through all tiers of the supply chain. They will also highlight how leaders in the Medical Device Industry are working together to accredit suppliers to deliver better quality and enhance patient safety.

The MedAccred Management Council will also be meeting on Wednesday February 10 2016 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The Council is responsible for the strategic direction of the MedAccred program and is comprised of key executives from OEMs, contract manufacturers and suppliers. The meeting will be open to anyone interested in learning more about MedAccred. If you would like to attend, please contact the MedAccred team at

Joe Pinto, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Performance Review Institute said: “The MD&M show is an excellent opportunity to share how the MedAccred program will raise overall quality standards across all tiers of the supply chain. This will lead to fewer life threatening recalls and an industry which is more trusted by the patients and the medical professionals it serves than ever before.”

Learn more or register to attend MD&M West 2016 at