Blog

Stay up to date on Keystone Solution's latest news on product development and medical device manufacturing.

Medical Device Contract Manufacturing and the New Product Development Process

Medical Device Contract Manufacturing
3/24/2016

Keystone Solutions Group focuses on providing new product development services to companies that are looking to swiftly move their prototypes through the initial design stages. Aimed at achieving a successful market launch, we utilize a five-phase process that ensures that our clients' medical devices are elegantly designed, thoroughly tested and ready for production. In this post, we're going to take a closer look at each of the five phases of our process and discuss how they can contribute to the success of your product on the market.

Tags: Medical Device Contract Manufacturing

The Benefits of Medical Device Contract Manufacturing Through Keystone Solutions Group

Medical Device Contract Manufacturing
2/23/2016

When you're looking for a team to assist in the design, development and manufacturing of your medical device, it's essential that you do your homework. Sure, you can assemble a group of 15 engineers from various firms with varying backgrounds, but how well will they work together? Do they have a proven track record of experience in medical device contract manufacturing, specifically in closely-knit teams? At Keystone Solutions Group, we eliminate the hassle of vetting your own team and provide you with a fully qualified, experienced team capable of meeting your medical device manufacturing needs.

Tags: Medical Device Contract Manufacturing

The Role of Quality Assurance in Medical Device Manufacturing

Medical Device Contract Manufacturing Quality Assurance
2/2/2016

The goal of every medical device is to improve the lives of its users. In order to accomplish this, not only does the device need to follow a thorough design schedule, it needs to be rigorously tested to ensure that it is both safe and reliable. In the case of simple devices, there are regulations and international standards that apply, defining what they must adhere to and how they should function. For more complex devices, however, testing quality and compliance with established standards can be a more difficult endeavor.

Tags: Quality Assurance

How Keystone Solutions Group Brings Value to the Product Development Process

Medical Device Contract Manufacturing
12/17/2015

When you’re developing a medical device with the intention of bringing it to market, you need a partner with experience in a wide range of product development processes. To successfully launch your product, you must first surmount a number of obstacles, from initial design and modeling to prerelease analysis and testing. Keystone Solutions Group has experience collaborating with customers, working at the center of the action and ensuring that your idea seamlessly moves from concept to reality. In this post, we’re going to look at how Keystone’s product development and medical device contract manufacturing services bring value to your development processes.

Tags: Medical Device Contract Manufacturing, Product Development

Streamline the Distribution of Your Medical Device with Supply Chain Management

11/24/2015

Knowing how to design a medical device and how to manage its supply chain are two entirely different areas of expertise. With the cost of quality components, the number of vendors and the complexities involved with handling supply-side challenges, it pays to seek the assistance of someone with experience in supply chain management. Our goal at Keystone Solutions is to provide you with all of the tools that you need to develop and manage your device. Not just a medical device contract manufacturer, we are a full-service company offering packaging, supply chain and distribution services. In this post, we’re going to look at how we can help you with your device’s supply chain management.

Tags: Supply Chain Management

The Importance of Project Management in Medical Device Manufacturing

10/28/2015

Regardless of the project, organization is often a key contributing factor to success. When it comes to medical device manufacturing, however, it is essential to producing timely, high quality products. As manufacturing medical devices requires precision and keen attention to detail, having a project manager doesn’t just help your project stay on schedule, it ensures that best practices are maintained during production. In this post, we’re going to look at a few of the reasons why project management is so important in the medical device manufacturing process.

Tags: Medical Device Manufacturing

How to Select a Medical Device Contract Manufacturer

10/6/2015

When you’re looking for a contract manufacturer for medical devices, it’s essential to look for a number of key qualities that will ensure the successful completion of your device. While it can be taxing to locate manufacturers, learn about their capabilities and vet their credentials, doing so will give your product the best possible chance when it goes to market. But what should you seek out? What are the most important attributes to look for in a medical device manufacturer? In this post, we’re going to highlight five key qualities to demand when you’re looking at contract manufacturing services.

Tags: Medical Device Contract Manufacturer

Take Your Medical Device from Dream to Distribution with Keystone Solutions

8/27/2015

Keystone Solutions Group has a broad understanding of what is required to take your medical device concept from dream to distribution. Having proven our capabilities since 1997 by collaborating with customers across the U.S. to design, develop, test and manufacture their product concepts, our medical device contract manufacturing services are comprehensive.

Tags: Medical Device

Focus on Selling with Medical Device Contract Manufacturing

5/21/2015

At Keystone Solutions Group, we can handle all of your medical device contract manufacturing so that you can maintain a focus on marketing, selling and promoting your products. From initial prototype development to full-scale production, we have experience providing a wide range of turnkey manufacturing solutions.

Tags: Medical Device Contract Manufacturing

Product Development Phase 5: Design Validation

3/26/2015

As we move into actual production of the new product that Keystone and our customer have worked to develop, there’s another level of of tests we need to carry out: validation of the design and manufacturing process.

We already verified the product design during extensive tests of prototypes in Phase 3. In essence, we tested the prototype we built to verify that it met all functional and appearance specifications. Those tests told us that the product when built to the design we came up with works as intended.

Tags: Product Development