Canada – Publication of second Interim Order respecting the importation and sale of medical devices (COVID-19): Notice to manufacturers, purchasers and users

Health Canada created the Interim Order respecting the importation and sale of medical devices for use in relation to COVID-19 (Interim Order No. 1) to accelerate access to certain medical devices in Canada during the COVID-19 outbreak. Interim Order No. 1 was set to expire in March 2021. For this reason, Health Canada has issued a second interim order. This Interim Order No. 2 extends the flexibilities of the first so that devices can continue to be sold and imported in Canada…