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Supply Chain Management During COVID-19

Meaghan Creedon

When factories extended closures due to COVD-19, it was necessary for Global Interconnect to adjust and effectively manage the supply chain in a non-traditional manner. SourceDay allowed Global Interconnect  to navigate through and manage supply chain disruptions over the last few months. Read this article to learn more.   

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Understanding Custom Medical Connectors

Chet Potter, Product Development Engineer

During the process of designing new devices, understanding custom medical connectors is crucial. Connectors that are consistently plugged in and out by end users provide challenges. There are many advantages to taking the customizable approach when designing your medical connector. OEMs should consider custom medical connectors when looking to improve their current medical connector or

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Global Interconnect Helps “Smash the Stigma”

Global Interconnect

Members from the GII team and their guest spent the night attending the “Smash the Stigma Concert” to benefit Sharing Kindness. “Sharing Kindness is a non-profit, 501(c) 3, that brings suicide awareness to Cape Cod schools and communities and offers grief support programming. Sharing Kindness seeks to Smash the Stigma that surrounds suicide and mental

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Braided Cable Sleeve vs. Extruded Cables

Chet Potter, Product Development Engineer

Braided cable sleeves and extruded cables are two options to be considered during product development of medical devices. Where the product stands in production life cycle, the final application, annual volumes, and cable assembly location all play a role in the final production decision. This article will outline the differences between braided cable sleeves and

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Human Factors and Medical Devices

Dr. Steven Brooks, CMO

Human factors and medical devices continue to be a focus of the FDA for new product testing and approval. Often considered intuitive and inherent to product design, more emphasis is being placed on the human–device interaction during testing. Formal testing and demonstration of safe use is now a critical element of product testing and review.

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