British Standards Institution enters the medical device sector in Israel

Europe and rest of the world are closer for medical devices Israeli Companies since BSI began offering its Notified Body certification services to support Israeli manufacturers with access of their medical device to the EU and other international markets.

“By launching in 2013 its training courses in the Israeli market – said Jan von Lochem, VP Medical Device Emea BSI Group - Israeli medical device professionals can now benefit from the knowledge and experience of one of the largest and best recognized medical device and IVD Notified Bodies in the world.”

With an event in Herzlyia on April 22nd, BSI wishes to inform companies of the opportunity to access foreign markets faster and more efficiently through compliance with international certifications.

That’s why from April 2013 BSI will offer its certified courses such as ISO 13485 internal auditing, ISO 13485 lead auditor course, EU MDD, EU IVD, Building effective Technical and Design Dossiers, Risk Management and more. BSI has contracted with MedicSense to deliver the BSI Academy training portfolio in Israel.

For over a century the British Standards Institution (BSI) has been helping businesses to raise their performance, compliance levels and enhance their competitiveness worldwide. BSI works with business experts, government bodies, trade associations and consumer groups to develop and implement standards and regulations and structure the knowledge all organizations need to succeed.

Among the many services that BSI offers are development of standards, quality system and product certification, providing specialized training courses as well as offer compliance tools and software.

With over 65,000 customers in 150 countries and 58 offices worldwide, BSI provides global market access through training and certification to its clients worldwide.