While medical equipment thrives on technological innovation for the betterment of patient safety, the speed at which the equipment is evolving can introduce challenges for those who use them everyday.

The medical device landscape is changing fast in part due to new technology including IoT hardware. These modifications are creating opportunities and challenges for products designers.

New medical devices must be safe, practical and valuable to providers and their patients. At the same time, regulations and ongoing supply shortages create additional challenges for manufacturers.

The right approach is needed for businesses that want to design medical devices effectively. Preparing for the current challenges will enable manufacturers to take full advantage of emerging technology.

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