SOUTH ELGIN, IL — Hoffer Plastics, a member of the Technology & Manufacturing Association since 2018, announced this week that the company has received the MedAccred certification, a medical device industry-managed supply-chain oversight program of the Performance Review Institute. This prestigious designation, which identifies and verifies compliance to critical manufacturing process requirements, puts Hoffer in a trusted group of injection molders that have been endorsed to serve the medical industry.
This news comes as Hoffer Plastics continues to innovate and expand its processes and opportunities for the production of world-class custom plastic injection molding. The MedAccred accreditation will enable Hoffer to leverage its reputation of expertise, by interfacing directly with medical manufacturers.
Alex Hoffer, Chief Revenue Officer of Hoffer Plastics said, “This marks an important milestone in Hoffer Plastics’ history of earned credibility. Receiving MedAccred certification from PRI is a testament to our tradition of commitment to maintaining best-in-class status in sterile packaging. We know that in the end, customers are looking for peace of mind though product safety, quality, and consistency that a trusted, capable, accredited partner can bring. We are proud to be recognized as an integral part of the trust in that process.”
MedAccred conducts critical-process audits for its member original equipment manufacturers (OEM) to ensure their suppliers adhere to global regulations and requirements. By covering audit needs for multiple OEMs, MedAccred also helps reduce the number of onsite audits for suppliers. MedAccred has prioritized reducing risk to patient safety. In an economy of swift development, the certification offers a standardized, consistent critical-process accreditation.
Additionally, the certification ensures that injection molding manufacturers are providing verifiable compliance with critical manufacturing processes. MedAccred accreditation entitles your organization to appear on the Qualified Manufacturers List (QML).