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Medicare endorses the use of unique device identifiers (UDI) in billing and claims records for medical devices. The endorsement was made in an effort to improve the identification of device malfunctions and the recall process. To read the Wall Street Journal article click here. To learn more about Unique Device Identification (UDI) and HIBCC as.. read more →
A new set of HIN Distribution files, as of June 30, 2016, are now available for download. To download the periodic HIN Distribution from iHIN:???? Access iHIN at http://www.hibcchin.org/. Enter your username and password. Click on ???Download??? then ???Distribution Download???. Review the HIN Data Use License Agreement and enter your Subscriber Account ID. Click next… read more →
To view the latest revision of the proposed Regulation on medical devices??Click Here read more →
The Council of the European Union announced its agreement with the European Parliament to implement UDI.
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The HIBCC GUDID Submission service is designed to help labelers meet the FDA???s UDI data submission requirements. As an FDA-certified Third Party Submitter, HIBCC can upload labelers??? Device Identifier (DI) records to the Global UDI Database (GUDID) to ensure that they are in UDI compliance. And our service is not limited to HIBCC-registered labelers.??Our fee.. read more →
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- 12 Jun 2019European Commission Designates HIBCC as an Issuing Entity for its UDI Initiative
- 16 May 2019iHIN® Web Based Portal Enhancement and New Processes Scheduled
- 06 May 2019Saudi Food and Drug Authority Releases Guidance Designating HIBCC as an Issuing Entity
- 01 May 2019FDA Releases Final Guidance on Convenience Kits
- 08 Apr 2019HIBCC Releases UDI Suite