Measurement, Analysis, and Improvement for safe and Effective Medical Devices

In this webinar we will discuss techniques for improving efficiency, reducing burden, and still maintain an effective QMS, And you will learn You'll learn to recognize sources of ineffectiveness and inefficiency in your QMS.

Susanne Manz
Instructor:
Susanne Manz
Date:
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Time:
10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT
Duration:
90 Minutes

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Overview:

This 90 minute Webinar will cover the concepts of measurement, analysis, and improvement to ensure conformity of products, conformity of the management system, and on-going effectiveness.

This webinar includes strategies to improve the efficiency of your Quality Management System (QMS) for medical device companies. An effective yet efficient quality system can be a competitive advantage for companies by leading to improved quality and compliance as well as optimizing the cost of quality.

This webinar will get you started in setting up just such a Quality System. We'll discuss techniques for improving efficiency, reducing burden, and still maintain an effective QMS.

In this webinar, we will discuss:

  • Regulatory Expectations
  • Common problems and lessons from 483 and warning letters
  • Red-flags that your QS is not effective
  • Measurement and metrics
  • Feedback, Complaint Handling, Internal Audit
  • Analysis of data
  • Risk based thinking
  • Improvement and your CAPA process
  • Management Review

Why should you Attend: This webinar will help you understand regulatory requirements and how to translate them into a quality system that is both effective and efficient. You'll learn to recognize sources of ineffectiveness and inefficiency in your QMS.

This webinar can help you get your quality system off to a good start and avoid common problems including MDRs, recalls, 483s, and warning letters!

The expectations for quality and compliance continue to increase. We will discuss changing regulations and expectations and what you can do to prepare for them. This seminar will allow you to interact personally with an industry expert with over 30 years' experience in medical devices.

The instructor has worked in manufacturing, design, quality and compliance at industry leaders like GE, Johnson and Johnson, and Medtronic.She has traveled throughout the world developing, auditing, and improving quality systems.

Areas Covered in the Session:
  • Establishing P&PC
  • Change Control
  • Environmental Control
  • Personnel Requirements
  • Contamination Control
  • Buildings
  • Equipment
  • Manufacturing Material
  • Automated Processes
  • Inspection, Measuring, and Test Equipment
  • Process Validation
  • Linkages to the total product life cycle and risk management
  • Process Improvement

Learning Objectives:
  • Quality System Expectations
  • Characteristics of an effective QMS
  • Characteristics of an efficient QMS
  • Roles, responsibilities, capabilities
  • Red Flags and warning signs
  • Improvement tools and techniques
  • Inspection preparedness and management
  • Best Practices

Who Will Benefit:
  • Quality Systems Specialists
  • Document Control Specialists
  • Quality and Compliance Specialists
  • Auditors
  • Auditor Managers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Quality Managers
  • CAPA Specialists
  • Quality and Compliance directors for Medical Device companies
  • General Managers and Executives wanting to use Compliance and Quality as a competitive strength


Speaker Profile
Susanne Manz ,MBA, MBB, RAC, CQA is an accomplished leader in the medical device industry with emphasis on quality, compliance, and six sigma. She has an extensive background in quality and compliance for medical devices from new product development, to operations, to post-market activities. While at GE, J&J, and Medtronic, Susanne worked in various world-wide roles including Executive Business Consultant, WW Director of Quality Engineering and, Design Quality, and Director of Corporate Compliance. Susanne has a BS in Biomedical Engineering and an MBA from the University of NM.

She earned her Black Belt and Master Black Belt certifications while at Johnson and Johnson. Susanne also holds Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) from RAPS and Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) certification from the American Society for Quality. Susanne has now established a consulting business with a mission to provide services to help medical device companies achieve world-class quality and compliance.


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