Navigating the Tides of Medical Device Reprocessing

Conference registration begins January, 2018.

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What’s New

Frequently asked questions regarding the revised CSA Z314-18

HEALTH CANADA NOTICE:

Classification and Licensing of High-Level Disinfectants and Sterilants as Medical Devices  

In collaboration with Infection Prevention and Control Canada (IPAC), CAMDR has issued a comment on the Health Canada Notice: Classification and Licensing of High-Level Disinfectants and Sterilants as Medical Devices (March 16, 2018).


CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR CAMDR EXECUTIVE/BOARD OF DIRECTORS, 2019-2020 TERM

CAMDR members are invited to nominate candidates for the 2019-2020 Board of Directors. Please review the attached information which outlines the nomination process and provides descriptions of the open positions.

The following positions are open for nominations:

  • President-Elect (2-year term followed by 2-year term as President)
  • Secretary (2 year term)

Deadline for nominations: June 20, 2018

If you have not yet renewed your CAMDR membership for the 2018 year please make sure to do this prior to submitting a nomination. Only members in good standing are able to participate in the nomination and election processes.


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Notice: Classification and Licensing of High-Level Disinfectants and Sterilants as Medical Devices

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/drugs-health-products/medical-devices/activities/announcements/notice-classification-licensing-high-level-disinfectants-sterilants.html

CAN/CSA-Z314-18 – Canadian medical device reprocessing is now published and available on the CSA Store!  http://shop.csa.ca/en/canada/sterilization/cancsa-z314-18/invt/27043922018

For information only: The FDA (US) has announced the release of the voluntary standardized protocols for duodenoscope sample collection and culture and a date for a webinar to go over the new protocol. This is a US protocol that provides guidance. Please click on the link to view.  https://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/NewsEvents/WorkshopsConferences/ucm598194.htm

Resources

Looking for information and downloads that pertain to medical device reprocessing? Click any of the links below! Standards and Best Practices The most current standards, best practices, and guidelines for reprocessing of medical devices. Click here! Education Opportunities Medical Device

Membership Options

  MEMBER BENEFITS CAMDR provides healthcare workers access to comprehensive and industry-leading development tools to promote quality excellence and advancement in the medical device reprocessing profession. We have two membership options available.   BENEFITS INCLUDE: Latest industry news and trends

About Us

Our Vision and Mission Vision – Canadian Association of Medical Device Reprocessing (CAMDR) is a national voice and leader in Medical Device Reprocessing (MDR)practices. CAMDR collaborates with other national and international organizations to provide its members with professional development and

Our Vision and Mission

Our Vision

Canadian Association of Medical Device Reprocessing (CAMDR) is a national voice and leader in Medical Device Reprocessing (MDR)practices. CAMDR collaborates with other national and international organizations to provide its members with professional development and to elevate the quality and standards.

What our members have to say

I chose to become involved with CAMDR because this is the only Canadian national organization that represents Medical Device Reprocessing. I encourage my colleagues to get involved because as an organization, we have strength in numbers. By becoming a member, you are helping to promote our organization in a positive and professional nature.

Samantha Shone

I firmly believe that it’s the best thing anyone in MDRD can do for their career. Membership has advantages for professionals at all levels. There’s networking, professional development, friendship and fun!!

Julius Celis

Executive Committee

Membership Options

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Individual

$50 / $80Per Year / Two Years
    Gives you access to:
  • Members Only site content
  • Online education opportunites
  • Conference scholarships
  • CAMDR quarterly newsletters
  • Reduced conference registration fees
  • And much more!

Corporate Sponsor

Starting at $2000Per Year
    Details:
  • Exclusive benefits for conferences and events
  • Platinum – $20,000
  • Gold – $12,000
  • Silver – $6,500
  • Bronze – $3,500
  • Exhibitor – $2,000

Platinum Sponsors

These are the Platinum Corporate Sponsors of CAMDR Conference 2018


Gold Sponsor


Silver Sponsors

Halyard Health Keir Surgical Keir Surgical Stryker

Bronze Sponsors

Endoch Medline Olympus SPS