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Jon Speer

Jon Speer
Jon is the founder and VP of QA/RA at greenlight.guru (quality management software exclusively for medical device companies) & a medical device guru with over 18+ years industry experience. Jon knows bringing a device to market is hard, so he built greenlight.guru to make it easier.

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How MEDDEV 2.7.1 Rev 4 Affects Medical Device Manufacturers - Featured Image

How MEDDEV 2.7.1 Rev 4 Affects Medical Device Manufacturers

Up until the latest revision of MEDDEV 2.7.1 was published on June 29th, 2016, clinical data provide...
Why the 510(k) Process Is So Stressful & How You Can Help Streamline It - Featured Image

Why the 510(k) Process Is So Stressful & How You Can Help Streamline It

  My guest today is Juan Carlos Serna, the co-founder of Right Submission. If you have been in the m...
Standard Conformity or Regulatory Compliance? Distinguishing the Two - Featured Image

Standard Conformity or Regulatory Compliance? Distinguishing the Two

So, you have a certificate hanging on your wall showing that you’ve passed an audit and conform with...
What Does a Risk-Based QMS Mean? - Featured Image

What Does a Risk-Based QMS Mean?

What exactly is a risk-based QMS? This is a timely topic to get into. In 2016, ISO 13485 was updated...
What do You Need to Know about the 510(k) Submission Process - Featured Image

What do You Need to Know about the 510(k) Submission Process

Have you ever been through the experience of having the FDA refuse to accept your 510(k)? This has h...
FDA Inspections and ISO Audits: What is the Difference? - Featured Image

FDA Inspections and ISO Audits: What is the Difference?

It’s every medical device manufacturer's favorite time… … the arrival of an FDA inspector or ISO aud...
How to Switch to eQMS Software When You’re Just Using Paper - Featured Image

How to Switch to eQMS Software When You’re Just Using Paper

  How reliable is your paper-based QMS system? This situation plays out in medical device companies ...
The Do’s and Don’ts of an FDA Inspection - Featured Image

The Do’s and Don’ts of an FDA Inspection

The FDA has arrived at your premises…
How to Retroactively Create Design Controls and DHF (Even Though You Should Never Let This Happen) - Featured Image

How to Retroactively Create Design Controls and DHF (Even Though You Should Never Let This Happen)

  So, you haven’t completed your design controls or design history file (DHF)...
7 Common Mistakes That Can Delay Your FDA 510(k) Clearance - Featured Image

7 Common Mistakes That Can Delay Your FDA 510(k) Clearance

  The 510(k) clearance process is often met with a mix of trepidation and anticipation by medical de...
Debunking 8 Commonly Held CAPA Myths - Featured Image

Debunking 8 Commonly Held CAPA Myths

  CAPA is a source of ongoing issues within medical device companies.
How to Prepare Your Design History File (DHF) for an FDA Inspection - Featured Image

How to Prepare Your Design History File (DHF) for an FDA Inspection

  So, the FDA is coming to inspect your medical device company. If you’re confident that you have ev...

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