Our Priorities Interactions with the Medical Community

Ethical MedTech

Ethical Medtech Picture

EthicalMedTech is MedTech Europe‘s compliance portal. It hosts the following medtech industry’s initiatives in ethics and compliance as well as valuable resources.

  • The Conference Vetting System: A unique initiative that assesses the conformity of third-party educational events with the MedTech Europe Code
  • e4ethics: As of 1st January 2021 the EFPIA third party organised event assessment tool joins the EthicalMedTech compliance portal.
  • Transparent MedTech: A European centralised platform for MedTech companies to disclose publicly the financial support they provide to independent medical education
  • The Ethical Charter: A voluntary certification initiative that ensures commitment of Third Party Educational Events organisers on the application on the MedTech Europe Code provisions to the Educational Events for which they seek industry’s financial support.

The Conference Vetting System and e4ethics fall within the supervisory remit of the MedTech Europe Compliance Panel, whose task is to ensure the impartiality, independence, competence, and integrity of the decision-making process and to prevent conflicts of interest.

In addition, the Ethical MedTech platform provides the following information: