Consumables Specialist Group
Safe and tailor-made solutions
When considering medical consumer goods, the focus is increasingly on the development of innovative and needs-oriented solutions. The member companies of this specialist group are committed to providing high-quality continence care, fighting communicable diseases, as well as ensuring patient safety, and the occupational health and safety of nursing staff. (For more information please click link below picture)
Image source: BVMed
Image source: BVMed

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Specialist Group Information


  • Ensure needs-oriented medical care through innovative solutions;
  • Secure timely patient access and reimbursement for innovations;
  • Increase hygiene and patient safety, provide occupational safety and protection from infection in hospitals and nursing homes.


  • Create position papers including principles and demands for high-quality, needs-oriented care and fair reimbursement practices;
  • Collaborate with the MiGeL Revision Working Group of the BAG (Swiss Federal Office of Public Health) and represent the Association in the EALGK (Federal Commission for Analysis, Means and Objects);
  • Support federal initiatives and request guidelines
  • Conduct studies, market surveys and roundtables, participate in podium events


  • 92 members
  • Lead: Giuseppe Palladino (Becton Dickinson)


Swiss Medtech - Office