Code FAQs

Code of Practice FAQs

The Code provides a framework for ethical business behaviour and is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as legal advice. Companies are ultimately responsible for ensuring that their business dealings are consistent with the Code and any applicable laws and regulations.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) provide general guidance on some commonly asked questions about the Medical Technology Industry Code of Practice. FAQs have been developed for the following:

Section 4Objectives and Scope of the Code

Section 6: Glossary

Section 9: Interactions with Healthcare Professionals

Clause 9.2 - Company-sponsored Training and Education and Medical Technology Demonstrations

Clause 9.3 - Third Party Educational Conferences

Clause 9.4 - Arrangements with Healthcare Professionals acting as Consultants

Clause 9.5 - Hospitality

Clause 9.7 - Gifts between Companies and Healthcare Professionals

Clause 9.8 - Competitions for Healthcare Professionals

Clause 9.9 - Research and educational grants and charitable donations

Clause 9.10 - Fellowships

Section 10: Company Representatives