Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association

2015/12/11 10:19


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【シンガポール2015年12月11日PR Newswire=共同通信JBN】Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association(アジア太平洋医療技術協会、APACMed)は11日、ヘルスケア・プロフェッショナルと相互接触する新しい「倫理行動規範」を承認したと発表した。APACMedは利害関係者間の革新的なコラボレーションの一環として、医療技術業界とヘルスケア・プロフェッショナル間の緊密なコラボレーションの推奨を目指す。これらコラボレーションは医療技術の進化を図り、会員社の製品とサービスの安全かつ効果的な利用を保証するため必須である。



この新しい規範は2016年1月1日からすべてのAPACMed 企業会員に有効となり、会員がアジア太平洋全域で活動する最低限の基準の確立に貢献する。

メディアの問い合わせはAPACMed Press OfficeのAPACMed@edelman.comを参照。

Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association(アジア太平洋医療技術協会、APACMed)は、アジア太平洋の医療機器、生体外診断薬業界向けに明確な声を提供する。APACMedは2014年に創設され、患者に対するヘルスケア利用を促すイノベーションとインパクトある政策を進めるよう努力している。現在の会員社は医療技術の大手企業を含む。会員社の全リストはhttp://www.apacmed.org/membership を参照

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Ashley Lau
Edelman Public Relations Singapore
Tel: +65-6494-1578
Email: ashley.lau@edelman.com

ソース:Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association

APACMed Implements Universal Code of Ethical Conduct for Corporate Members


SINGAPORE, Dec. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire=KYODO JBN/ --

The Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association (APACMed), announced today that
it has approved a new Code of Ethical Conduct for Interactions with Health Care
Professionals. APACMed aims to promote close collaboration between the medical
technology industry and health care professionals as part of its ongoing
mission to improve the standards of care through innovative collaborations
among stakeholders. These collaborations are essential to advancing medical
technology and ensuring the safe and effective use of members' products and

APACMed is committed to ensuring that members' interactions with health care
professionals meet the highest ethical standards, preserve independent
decision-making of the health care professional, and reinforce public
confidence in the integrity of patient care, treatment, and product and service
selection. The Code regulates key aspects of members' interactions with health
care professionals including: arrangements with consultants, educational
conferences, training and education, research grants and charitable donations.
All corporate members are required to adopt, and abide by, the ethical
principles outlined in the Code.

"The decision to adopt a universal Code comes from the increasing need for
harmonization across Asia Pacific and adapting to the constantly evolving
healthcare environment. This is significant for APACMed as it brings us one
step closer to providing a clear voice for the industry as we work with
stakeholders to jointly shape the future of healthcare together," said Vladimir
Makatsaria, Chairman of APACMed.

This new Code will be effective for all APACMed corporate members from 1
January 2016 and will serve to establish the minimum standard by which they
operate across Asia Pacific.

Media inquiries can be directed to the APACMed Press Office at

About APACMed
The Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association (APACMed) provides a clear
voice for the medical devices and in-vitro diagnostics industry in Asia
Pacific. Founded in 2014, APACMed strives to promote innovation and impact
policy that advances healthcare access for patients. Current members include
leading companies in medical technology.
For the full list go to: http://www.apacmed.org/membership

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Media Contact:

Ashley Lau
Edelman Public Relations Singapore
Tel: +65-6494-1578
Email: ashley.lau@edelman.com

SOURCE  Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association