MEDVACON delivers leading Compliance and Computer System Validation services that are designed to help reduce the overall cost of compliance for Life Sciences organizations. We offer our clients comprehensive services, including leadership and a range of strategic solutions and tactical services that provide cost-effective and comprehensive compliance and validation. The MEDVACON team of highly-qualified consultants can deliver a broad suite of solutions in areas of computer systems validation, infrastructure qualification, IT Quality Management, and process improvement.
Computer Software Validation is a formalized, documented process for testing computer software and systems, required by 21 CFR 11.10(a) and Annex 11, Section 4. The FDA and other regulatory bodies require validation to demonstrate that computer systems are in compliance with all regulations for electronic data management systems. Failure to validate systems is one of the leading reasons a business is issued a 483. MEDVACON can validate all of your software, databases, spreadsheets, and computer systems, and develop the appropriate documentation for all phases of the software life cycle. We have written and executed validation packages for systems of all sizes. We can provide any level of service required, from executing test scripts generated from your existing specifications to writing the entire validation package. MEDVACON will follow your existing validation procedures or provide your company with validation standards. Our validation methodology ensures validation deliverables that are in line with industry standards & best practices, focus resources towards the most critical system functions, and complete the validation projects efficiently.
MEDVACON's Pharmaceutical client planned on deploying Waters Empower 3 Chromatography software in their facilities for use with approximately 30-35 HPLCs. To ensure compliance with current Good Manufacturing Procedures Pharmaceutical Company engaged MEDVACON to perform Computer System Validation activities for the implementation. MEDVACON's activities included the following scope of work: Prepare the User and Functional Requirements (URS/FRS) and the Traceability Matrix (TM); Review Waters vendor software testing documentation per Detailed Design Specifications (DDS) including software modules, graphics, HMI components and batch reports; Review Configuration Specification/DDS documents against requirements; Author IOQ leveraging the vendor IOQs for the Waters Empower 3 Chromatography Data Software; Execute IOQ and prepare the IOQ summary report; Author PQ for the live environment; Execute PQ for the live environment; prepare PQ for summary report; Author data transfer and integrity testing protocol for transfer of data from Empower 2 to Empower 3; Execute data transfer and integrity testing protocol, prepare Summary Report; Prepare Validation Summary Report and final Traceability Matrix; Support deviation closure; Support developing SOP’s; Generation of VSR; documentation; Provide Project Oversight and Management (PM)
MEDVACON was engaged in a multifaceted compliance consulting initiative. MEDVACON provided professional consulting services in the area of 21 CFR Part 11 compliance as well as requisite requirements such as System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Validation. MEDVACON specifically provided: written 21 CFR Part 11 compliance assessment reports for the five types of computer controlled test equipment at cliet; written assessment report of the client site IT Policies & Procedures to ensure 21 CFR Part 11 compliance controls; written assessment report of site IT Policies & Procedures governing their System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology required for developing software used in a GxP environment; Validation and 21 CFR Part 11 compliance consulting services specific to client's in-house developed MS Access based test-data collection and reporting system.
An industry leader in Quality Management Software has engaged MEDVACON in a multitude of ongoing CSV, SQA and PM activities. MEDVACON has a dedicated team that prepares and executes PQ's for QMS providers' client implementations. MEDVACON has another dedicated team that conducts full SQA and validation of QMS providers' quarterly software releases.
MEDVACON's client that provides Prescription Drug Marketing Act (PDMA) sample compliance services engaged MEDVACON to validate their acknowledgement of delivery tracking system. MEDVACON developed the project plan, Validation Plan, reviewed the URS and FRS, developed the IQ/OQ and PQ. MEDVACON executed the protocols and developed the validation final report.
MEDVACON was engaged by our partner to assist FDA lab staff by identifying where in their SOPs updates for LIMS need to be made far in advance of the lab implementation. MEDVACON ensured that the LIMS-relevant SOPs from the labs and QMS staff were available. This included instrument qualification, operational qualification, and performance qualification (IQ/OQ/PQ).
A Pharmaceutical company focused on developing small-molecule anti-cancer therapeutics engaged MEDVACON to evaluate their existing IT Policies and Procedures and develop an overarching IT Quality System, along with development of requisite documents. MEDVACON developed sixty-four IT Polices, Procedures and Work Instructions which form the basis of their IT Quality System.