(…) Marta de Vicente, Senior Manager of Antares Consulting points out that medical devices is a very wide field, where you can find from a dressing to the same Da Vinci robot. The average maturity of a medical device exceeds eight years. “The fundamental advantage of this combined service platform is that, with a single entry point, the user will have the services available, without having to search elsewhere. He will have the services and the providers brought together,” he explains. The idea is to make management easier and to have an impact on the time to market and on the costs for them. (…)
A service platform to help companies develop their medical devices
Antares Consulting participates in the innovation project funded by the European CommissionTest Bed for Medical Devices (TBMED), a test bed for medical devices, together with 12 other European partners. Thanks to this type of platform, it is estimated that the time to develop it could be shortened by 20 to 30%.