Our Approach

Providing comprehensive solutions for our innovative clients is what we do. We achieve it through a unique integrated approach, an approach that combines highly experienced, savvy advisors who know the strategies that work to help you navigate through today’s marketplace landscapes.

Today’s healthcare environment is complex: Payers want proven “value.” Providers want solutions to make their practices effective and efficient. Patients are more and more involved in decision making. Regulators want bigger margins of patient protection. And investors want compelling evidence. A smart development partner is key to your success.

Unlike other medical device CROs, our strategic approach means we look at your project with both clinical and strategic eyes and adeptly apply our interdisciplinary knowledge throughout the duration of the process. We ask “why?” first, remain focused on the end goal and build on each project. And, as with any high-performance team, an interactive relationship is the foundation by which we achieve greater results together.

Customized trials to fit your clinical discipline

From simple modifications of market-released products to novel combination products, our deep experience and proven integrated approach helps remove obstacles to expedite approvals with major regulatory agencies and notified bodies around the globe.

Because we scrutinize every detail of your product and business goals, we uncover opportunities, reduce cost and improve timelines. From the start you’ll be partnered with a truly collaborative and experienced team who will work side-by-side with you to move your discovery process and product toward the marketplace and keep it there.

Benefits of our strategic approach:

  • Experience fewer regulatory hurdles
  • Get products to patients sooner
  • Become profitable sooner

Keeping the end in mind: A focus on ultimate success

With services spanning the entire spectrum of device development – from early surgical prototyping, biocompatibility, clinical trials (including decentralized and Phase IV), regulatory affairs and reimbursement planning – Covance delivers total value, including insight and foresight for innovations that meet the demands of a challenging and ever-changing market. Our ultimate goal is to be the strategic partner that helps innovators bring medical solutions to people all over the globe.

Expert awareness. Exact practices. Effective results. Covance is the medical device CRO that works hard to positively impact medical device innovation.