MedApps Receives Certifications to Market in Europe and Canada
MedApps’ Personal Health Innovations Can Help Make Today’s Existing Healthcare Systems More Efficient and Cost Effective, Around the Globe
Scottsdale, Arizona – December 29, 2009 – MedApps, Inc. a leading innovator in Mobile Wireless Remote Patient Monitoring announced today that it has successfully completed a thorough assessment of its Quality Management System (QMS) and received ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2008 certification from Underwriters Laboratories (UL), the independent regulatory body that evaluates products and sets safety standards throughout the world.
ISO 13485:2003 is an International standard for quality systems supporting the design, development and manufacturing of medical devices. MedApps has subsequently received the CE Mark certification and CMDCAS approval, allowing its products to be marketed throughout Europe and Canada.
“This is a tremendous accomplishment by the entire MedApps team”, stated Kent Dicks, MedApp’s Founder and CEO. “Although the stringent process has taken significant resources in time and energy, the investment has put us ahead of others in the telehealth space. I personally take extreme pride in knowing that all of us at MedApps have put our best foot forward to do it right from the very beginning, and we’ve built our system on a solid regulatory foundation. MedApps has achieved 2 FDA Clearances, received FCC Certifications, as well as AT&T and Verizon Certification, and now we are ISO 13485 / 9001 and CE Mark certified. This milestone not only allows MedApps to expand its presence internationally, but this achievement will give further confidence to clients and patients using our system, knowing they are using a solution backed by a company that has established quality and safety as the top priority”.
MedApps is dedicated to providing innovative solutions for the collection, transmission and management of remote-monitored patient data. The company is recognized as a telehealth industry leader, winning numerous awards, and has built a large eco-system of healthcare partners, worldwide.