Did You Know?
Inspections of medical device facilities have already started to rise as funds set aside for the FDA have increased under the Obama administration. The need for these inspections, according to a recent article1 from FDANews, has led the agency to hire 450 inspectors to address device inspections as well as those inspections required within the drug and food industries. The article also refers to the new inspectors' large range of varied experience, touting them as "recent college graduates, industry experts and engineers with advanced degrees."
1. To view the full text of the FDANews article please click here: http://www.fdanews.com/newsletter/article?issueId=12800&articleId=118525