DePuySynthes wins Med Tech Instrument Traceability Award
Mark Coffey of DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson has been presented with the 'Best Improvement in Patient Safety' award for a Tracking Solution for Orthopaedic Loan Sets at the IMSTA Med Tech Awards 2013. Hospitals rely on manufacturers to supply loan sets of instruments and implants for Orthopaedic procedures on a daily basis. It is vitally important for patient safety that these can be tracked from the manufacturer to the patient record.
Pictured are: Cathal Ryan, Toyota, Mark Coffey, DePuySynthes and Alan Markey, Chairman of IMSTA.