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Elcam Receives MedAccred Plastics Injection Molding Accreditation



Elcam Medical has achieved MedAccred Accreditation for Plastics Injection Molding. It is the first company in Israel to meet the audit requirements set by MedAccred subscribing members, which include Bausch Health, Baxter, BD, Boston Scientific, Edwards Lifesciences, Johnson & Johnson, Medtronic, Philips, Roche Diagnostics and Stryker.

The MedAccred audit and accreditation program is an industry-managed supply chain oversight program for key critical manufacturing processes in the medical device industry. The goal of MedAccred is to assure that critical manufacturing processes meet consensus requirements leading to the production of high-quality end products, ultimately enhancing patient safety.

“The MedAccred Accreditation gave us an opportunity to improve our internal processes through methods that are accepted by the leading international medical device companies, as well as an opportunity to standardize processes across our sites and in different territories,” said Igal Kohn, CEO of Elcam Medical. “Elcam intends to continue the Medaccred Accreditation process and to obtain accreditation for all production processes, in all sites worldwide, during the next two years.”


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