The non-profit GMDN (Global Medical Device Nomenclature) Agency has joined forces with tech consultancy Opencast for a major upgrade of its user platform and digital offering.
The GMDN is the leading global standard for the naming, classification, and categorisation of medical devices, providing a universal language for healthcare professionals, regulators, manufacturers and stakeholders to communicate and exchange vital information.
The GMDN Agency is a registered UK charity responsible for the ongoing maintenance of the GMDN database, which is used by regulators in over 70 countries across the globe, with members in 145 countries.
Its new partnership with Opencast will see it migrate the GMDN database to a new system that offers greater support and security, bringing its software and user experience capabilities to modernise the agency’s technology and scale its software development capabilities. The improvements…