In the beginning it dealt mainly with technical assistance to other companies and registration of medical devices by the Italian Minister of Health. One year later it started manufacturing semi-finished products and working as representative for the other companies of disposable medical devices.
The new production plant was built in 1997 in Via Guido Rossi, industrial area "Gerbolina", in Viadana (MN), where is still operative. In 1999 KNOW MEDICAL got the CE certificate and the Certification of the Company Quality System in compliance to the norms in force. The authorization for the production of medical devices was given by the notified body 0373 "Istituto Superiore di Sanità", which also released the CE certificates for devices belonging to class Is, IIa and IIb according to the European Directive 93/42/CEE, received in Italy with D. Lgs. N.46 on 24/02/1997.
Between 2000 and 2005 KNOW MEDICAL got the CE certificate for new product families. In 2007 the company Quality Management System was certified by the notified body 0475 ICIM SpA. KNOW MEDICAL is currently ISO9001:2008 and ISO13485:2004 certified. In 2012 KNOW MEDICAL built a new warehouse and another new Clear Room. In the same year the company started an eCommerce activity for some product families.
Product safety plays a vital role for any company which manufactures devices whose end user is a hospital patient. That's why KNOW MEDICAL works hard to supply high quality products using high quality components, packaging, working environment and staff, efficient quality control along all production steps, from the assembly to the sterilization process and to the market introduction. After the introduction of sets for the preparation and administration of antiblastic drugs in its product range. KNOW MEDICAL started making even stronger controls on its devices, paying attention to medical staff's safety as well.
We work to improve our products and we are available to answer our costumer's requests for new products. We can produce "tailor-made" sets, according to the final user specifications. We can produce non-standard products, even for low quantities.
We have been present for several years at the most important international medical fairs and we have customers in many European countries, in Northern Africa and in South America. That's why we know international markets very well and we are always open to new business cooperation.
Improving company's efficiency is KNOW MEDICAL's main aim because both product quality and customer's assistance in the commercial relationship depends on it. The Quality Management System constantly checks all processes in order to identify weaknesses and to search alternative solutions to give customers a higher quality level and fast delivery times. Through staff training, frequent organisational meetings and analysis of costumer's complaints we built up a high-skilled and helpful team, always ready satisfy any request in the best way.
Competitive prices for high quality products
we can realize specific products according to customer's requests.
Huge and ever-growing catalogue
Long-term and international experience in medical devices field.