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Electromechanical Devices for the Medical Industry

What is an electromechanical medical device? An electromechanical device is one that has both electrical and mechanical processes. The device usually involves an electrical signal that creates a mechanical movement, or a mechanical movement that creates an electric signal. Utilizing electromechanical systems in medical devices is beneficial...

21 Jan, 2022

Gilero Opens New Design Center in Greater Chicago Area

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Dec. 6, 2021 — Gilero, a contract design, development and manufacturing firm specializing in medical and drug delivery devices, has announced the opening of a new Design Center in Park Ridge, Illinois. The new location serves as the company’s third Design Center, adding a Midwest...

06 Dec, 2021

Gilero’s Mechanical Engineering Capabilities

At a high level, medical device engineering can be broken down into three main categories: electrical, mechanical, and software engineering. Mechanical engineering plays a large part in medical device design and development. Many of the most common types of medical devices are purely mechanical. Equipment such as...

15 Nov, 2021

The (Human Factors) Devil in Blue Scrubs

Written By: David Orenstein, Human Factors Engineer at Gilero Isn't developing novel medical devices that solve both simple and/or complex problems exciting? You work for months, which quickly turns into years spent identifying a problem, brainstorming solutions, determining which one is the most feasible, elegant, cost-effective, etc.,...

02 Nov, 2021

A Guide to ISO 13485 for Medical Device Manufacturers

What is ISO 13485? Published by the International Standards Organization, ISO 13485 is the global standard for quality management system (QMS) requirements for companies involved in the design, production, installation and servicing of medical devices and related services. A quality management system (QMS) is a set of...

01 Nov, 2021

Gilero Named 14th Fastest-Growing Private Company in the Triangle

MORRISVILLE, N.C., October 29, 2021 - The Triangle Business Journal (TBJ) has named Gilero as one of the 50 fastest-growing companies in the Triangle (Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill) region for 2021. This recognition comes from the Fast 50 Awards program, a list compiled by TBJ to honor 50 of...

29 Oct, 2021

Gilero Holds 2021 Make a Difference Day Event

At Gilero, we emphasize the value of making a difference, both as a company and as individuals in our communities. We recently held our 2021 Make a Difference Day event at Jordan Lake in Apex, NC. Our local employees volunteered with Clean Jordan Lake, a nonprofit, community-driven...

23 Oct, 2021

Understanding Medical Device Patents

What is a Medical Device Patent? Medical device patents legally protect inventions and innovations related to the medical field. Having a medical device patent allows the inventor to protect against another person or company from unauthorized use of the invention. Medical devices generally qualify for utility patents...

05 Oct, 2021