Regardless of the project, proper organization and planning are two of the biggest factors in guaranteeing success. This is especially true in medical device contract manufacturing where organization is the means to producing the highest quality products in a timely manner. It’s no secret that precision and attention to detail are paramount when manufacturing medical devices – which is why having an experienced and trusted project manager is so important to keeping the project on schedule and ensuring best practices and high standards are maintained through the entire production process. In this post, we’ll talk about why project management is critical to successful medical device contract manufacturing.
Prototyping is often seen as an essential part of any product development and manufacturing endeavor in any industry. For the medical device contracting industry this couldn't be more true. There are many reasons, specific to the industry, for using prototypes before starting end-product manufacturing. In this post, we will look at some key reasons why prototypes are important in the medical device contract manufacturing process.
If you're in search of a medical device contract manufacturer, it's important you don't just go with the first company you contact. You should consider at least two or three manufacturing companies and compare them with each other based on the following considerations. The medical device manufacturer should...
Of course it's important to your bottom line to efficiently research and design medical devices you wish to sell and distribute, but supply chain management is equally, if not more important. Instead of just finding a medical device contract manufacturer who will design and manufacture your medical device concept, you should be looking for a company who has expertise in every aspect, including supply chain management. A full-service company will offer you packaging as well as distribution and supply chain services. In this post, we will look at four ways we help our clients manage their supply chain.
Our new product development process has five phases which include: project planning, design and development, design verification, design transfer, and design validation. We specialize in partnering with clients who have a concept for a medical device, but need help in bringing their idea through design, development, and manufacture so it can and will successfully reach the market. In this post, we will go over the five phases that you can expect to go through when you partner with Keystone.
When you are conceptualizing a medical device that you intend to design, manufacture, and sell, you need a partner with expertise in a vast range of product development processes. To ensure a successful product launch, you must first overcome a number of challenges, from initial design and modeling to prototype analysis and testing. We have a lot of experience in collaboration with customers – ensuring their idea successfully moves from concept to reality. In this post, we’ll look at how Keystone’s medical device contract manufacturing services bring unmatched value to your medical device development process.
AARP's Project Catalyst was created to help nurture innovation in the medical device development industry by studying the wants and needs of senior adults as it relates to health and wellness. The first study that was done was based around activity trackers. Activity trackers are hugely popular among young and middle-aged people despite being an arguably greater asset to older adults.
The most important thing in selecting a medical device contract manufacturer for most of our clients is being able to partner with a company who will take charge from the initial prototype development stage, all of the way to actual production. During this time, the client can spend time with selling and promotion of their product, which can make or break the product's success.
Medical device manufacturing companies face a lot of product safety and economical challenges with outsourcing and the global economy while still trying to maintain a reasonable return on investment (ROI). The goal of any medical device company is to manufacture safe and effective devices that help patients in need while ensuring a decent ROI. It's important to know how to increase productivity while making sure all quality standards are met here and abroad. In this post we'll talk about how to achieve your medical device manufacturing goals in the global economy.
Driven by innovation and new technologies, the medical device industry is one of the leading and fastest growing industries in healthcare. Over the last decade there has been extraordinary growth, which has led to the development of state-of-the-art medical devices and has catapulted growth and advancement in the healthcare industry. If you're interested in new product development, it's important to know how the medical device industry is segmented and what we specialize in.