REGULATORY AUTHORITY: Medical devices are regulated by Minsa or the Ministerio de Salud (Ministry of Health).
CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM: Devices are classified according to risk.
TIMEFRAME: The licensing process takes approximately five months.
LICENSE VALIDITY: Licenses issued in Panama are valid for five years.
AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE: An authorized representative is required.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: An additional technical file is required to register a product that is new to Panama.