450-2066/02 – Legislation and medical technology management (LMZT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantorIng. Lukáš Peter, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Lukáš Peter, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesBachelor
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PET497 Ing. Lukáš Peter, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0
Combined Credit and Examination 10+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to prepare students to work with the necessary legislation for medical devices both from the point of view of hospital facilities and from the point of view of manufacturers of medical technology. Upon completion of this course the student will be acquainted with the basic concepts in the field of management of medical technology both from the point of view of the manufacturer and from the point of view of the users of medical technology. The student will know how to work with European regulations, standards and recommended documents for medical devices. This subject focuses mainly on the necessary legislation in the field of management and management of medical devices.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The subject "Legislation and management of medical technology" will provide basic and information on the use of medical devices in terms of valid legislation. The course focuses on the internal structure and function of the healthcare facility, on technical development and investment activities, on medical devices - ZP - their division according to a number of views, compilation of investment plans with acquisition of ZP, cooperation of technicians ensuring and guaranteeing correct and safe use of ZP in providing health care, the entire administration and records of the PA. The subject acquaints with the laws applicable to the use and management of the ZP, with the technical standards for ZP instrumentation, with the standards for construction of ZP, the metrology law, the quality management system from the point of view of the medical device, as well as from the point of view of the manufacturers of medical technology.

Compulsory literature:

Presentation of lectures MDR 2017/745.The EU Medical Devices Regulation, 2017, 175 p. LEPAKHIN, K. V. Medical Device Regulations–Global Overview and Guiding Principles. WHO, Geneva, 2003.

Recommended literature:

ISO 13485:2016. Medical devices -- Quality management systems -- Requirements for regulatory purposes. International Organization for Standardization, 2016. 36 p. ISO 14971:2007. Medical devices -- Application of risk management to medical devices. International Organization for Standardization, 2007. 82 p. COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 93/42/EEC concerning medical devices, 1993, 58 p. Another regulatory documents

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

3 credit tests during the semester, written exam


Další požadavky na studenta

no further student requirements are required


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.First hour • Introduction to the management of medical devices 2. Basic terms • ISO, MDR, MDD, CSN EN, MEDDEV 3.Management of medical devices from the point of view of the hospital • Organizational Structure and Management of Health Facilities, Medical Environment, Place, Role and Administration of Medical Devices, Legislation and Medical Devices, SÚKL, VZP, Notified Body, Notification, Accreditation 4. Health rules • Health Safety, Adverse Events and Risks, Multidisciplinary Team, Interfaces to Healthcare Activities and Competencies 5. Biomedical technician / hospital engineer • Position of technician / engineer, Legislation in performance of his work, Safety of medical device, Definition of other important concepts. 6.Equipment of individual workplaces • Legislation for procurement, operation and maintenance of medical devices, Management of the assets of individual workplaces, Protection from individual sources of radiation, Patient environment, Medical device - waste 7.Metrology of medical devices • Verification and Calibration of Meters, Units for Health, Safety Tests 8 - 9. Service support • Legislation, Safety inspections, Disposable use of medical devices, In vitro and implantable medical devices 10 - 11.Management of quality system for manufacturers • ČSN EN ISO 13485: 2016, Structure, Applications, Certification, Registration, Declaration of Conformity 12 - 14.Technical component • Structure, Requirements, Content, Marking of medical devices, Usability of medical devices, Validation and verification of medical software, Clinical trials, Clinical trials, Clinical trials, Biological evaluation, Risk analysis

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40  20
        Examination Examination 60  31
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Attendance at lectures and exercises is at least 85% - checked by attendance on sign-up sheets. A minimum of 20 exam points is required to successfully complete for continuing the exam. A minimum of 31 exam points is required to successfully complete the subject.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B0914A060002) Biomedical technology P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0914A060002) Biomedical technology K English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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