Innovative Medical Technology Keeping Patients Safe

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Are accessory projects consuming your team’s bandwidth leading to inefficiency and higher development costs? Or is a standalone development project outside your team’s field of expertise causing delays to product launch? That is what a Nortech client was experiencing when developing a new system for patient monitoring in a hospital setting.  Innovation For Medical Technology […]

Telehealth, Remote Care and Hospital-at-Home Increase Demand for IoT Devices

Healthcare delivery worldwide has been transformed with digital connectivity advances as new implementations such as telehealth, remote care and hospital-at-home models gain substantial traction. These care delivery models provide specialized medical care from the comfort of patients’ homes, effectively simulating the hospital or clinic environment. With many healthcare systems strained to their limits, telehealth, remote […]

Innovative Skin Cancer Scan Design and Engineering

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Groundbreaking, AI-based Skin Cancer Screening Our client, Marpé Technologies is renowned for their groundbreaking solutions in medical scanning. Since its establishment, Marpé has been dedicated to developing an AI-based full-body dermatology screening system. Granted the FDA breakthrough device designation, this innovative total body photography (TBP) system, is designed to meticulously map and screen moles, enabling early detection of […]

Design for Manufacturability Creates Success for Medical Device

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Questions to Consider: Are your complex electro-mechanical devices causing inefficiency and costing more money to manufacture? Or is communication and product lifecycle management causing delays in manufacturing? That is what a Nortech client was experiencing when they first brought their unique medical device to the table. Our client, a well-known surgical and medical device company, […]

How Does Flawed Demand Forecasting Lead to Supply Chain Volatility?

Nortech fulfillment solutions and demand forecasting for cable and wire assemblies

If you’re struggling with supply chain volatility, here are three critical questions to consider: Could volatility in your supply chain be traced to a flawed demand forecasting model? To what extent does stocking level accuracy impact your inventory costs?  How does your on-time delivery rate impact monthly revenue recognition? Companies who partner with a contract […]

Are Supply Chain Demand Forecast Fluctuations Creating Havoc with Your Scheduled Deliveries?

With careful analysis of a long history of usage, plus forward-looking expectations of demand, the teams were able to set up a process to build components based on a reliable forecast AND to put processes in place to safeguard against fluctuations. These processes included a stocking program to keep inventory on-hand for swings in demand

Questions to Consider: If you’re struggling with unpredictable delivery schedules, here are three critical questions to consider: Are outdated just-in-time and just-in-case practices creating havoc for your on-time deliveries? What are the hidden costs as a result of supply chain demand forecast fluctuations? Is your MRP system up-to-date with suppliers’ shifting lead times? Our client, […]

How Are Your Strategic Priorities Impacted by Labor Shortage and Supply Chain Delays?

Nortech fulfillment solutions and demand forecasting for cable and wire assemblies

How have your strategic priorities been impacted by the global labor shortage and supply chain delays? Is your team allocating excessive resources on peripheral, non-strategic activities? Does your manufacturing partner provide expertise to solve critical business challenges? How have your strategic priorities been impacted by supply chain constraints?   Companies which partner with experienced, forward-thinking […]

What is the Impact of Inhouse Resource Constraints on Project Timelines?

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If your product development team is facing inhouse resource constraints and missing project timelines, here are three critical questions to ask: What are the projects that are being deferred or delayed because your engineering resources are over-allocated? Are inefficient design, prototyping and testing cycles leading to R&D cost overruns? Is your project at risk of […]

Strategic Solution to Medical Device Product Design and Launch

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Mission Critical Questions What new medical device product designs could you complete through early engagement with a contract manufacturer? How could your medical device produce designs be improved with more prototyping, testing, and implementation through a strategic partnership? Do you have the capacity to check incoming orders to verify qualified product? Does your current supplier […]