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Explore North America’s Largest Annual Medtech Event

What are you doing February 6-8, 2018? How about coming by to visit with people from Creation Technologies manufacturing and design teams at Booth 546 at Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West ? It’s going to be quite an event this year, and we’re really looking forward to reconnecting with industry friends as well as […]

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How a VAVE Risk Mitigation Strategy Improves the Bottom Line

A VAVE analysis is considered a game changer to OEMs because of its potential for major cost reductions. VAVE is not about a quick fix to cut expenses. Good EMS providers can leverage VAVE to improve product quality and lower lifecycle risk. This focus on risk mitigation will translate into long-term savings and greater revenue […]

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How to Avoid Hidden Costs and Delays in the Product Design-to-Commercialization Cycle: Creation Technologies Technical Workshop at PCB West

Tips for Engineers to Avoid Hidden Development Costs and Delays

I have yet to meet an engineer who enjoys seeing costs pile up during the design and development process. And unexpected costs are definitely unwelcome visitors in the drive for product commercialization. If you’d like some new, actionable ideas for getting a new product to market quickly and without those unexpected, expensive guests, here’s a […]

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3 Questions Medical Device OEMs (Should) Have for New Contract Design and Manufacturing Partners

Today, it’s more common than ever for medical device OEMs to outsource significant portions of their design and manufacturing. The medical industry’s many regulations make this process especially complex. As Director of Regulatory & Quality for Creation Design Services, I’m often asked about our capabilities across the product life cycle from design through after-market support. […]

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Beyond Design and NPI: Lifecycle Visibility Yields Cost-Savings for Medical Device OEMs

In the medical device industry, there can sometimes be a disconnect in both the priorities and collaborative communication between design engineering and manufacturing operations teams. This disconnect can be significant to a medical device OEM’s bottom line, especially when time to market is delayed and unnecessary supply chain costs accumulate quickly. I’ve been fortunate enough […]

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3 Areas for Improvement in the Medical Device Industry in 2016

These are exciting times to work in healthcare. With advancements in research and innovation, the medical device industry continues to push the envelope, saving lives and improving the quality of living for people across the globe. But even with all of the game-changing products that have been recently introduced such as LifeWatch’s Mobile Cardiac Telemetry […]

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Software Development Outsourcing: A Smart Choice for Smart Device Design

Today’s electronic devices are incredibly complex. To fully appreciate just how complex, look beyond the advanced physical hardware and micro-circuitry to the sophisticated software layer that controls device functionality. This “command and control” layer comprises an average of one million lines of software code and puts the “Smart” in Smart Products. That much code represents […]

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Creation Goes Prime Time: Fox Business Channel Shoot

To say August 13th was a memorable day for the Creation Technologies Dallas Business Unit would be a huge understatement. It was a complete trifecta! 1. Had a chance to meet our local Congressman, Sam Johnson, and his staff 2. Visit from John Hasselmann, VP Government Relations for IPC who was visiting from Washington, DC […]

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