Health Canada Implements New Problem Report Policy

22 September 2011

Recently, Health Canada announced that it will require manufacturers and importers to send Mandatory Problem Reports (MPRs) to its Health Canada Vigilance-Medical Device Program Reporting Program (CVMD) starting on October 3, 2011.

More specifically, this new requirement will affect those companies with medical device establishment licenses and Canadian Medical Devices Conformity Assessment System (CMDCAS) accreditations.

To learn more about this subject , please reach out to the Canada Vigilance program at canadavigilance@hc-sc.gc.ca or 613.957.0337.