The National Evaluation Center of Quality and Technology in Health is the evolution of ΕΚΕVΥL, which was founded in 1988. It is a Public Enterprise and Organization supervised by the Ministry of Health. It is not funded/subsidized by the government. The National Evaluation Center of Quality and Technology in Health provides services to a wide range of companies and organizations that act in the wider field of health, including both the private and the public sector.
The National Evaluation Center of Quality and Technology in Health is the only Greek notified body that evaluates the conformity and certifies medical devices in accordance with the requirements of Medical Device Directive 93/42/ EEC since 1997. The certificate of product conformity issued by EKAPTY as well as the issuance of CE 0653 marking means that the certified product is produced in such a way as to comply with the requirements of the current Legislation and meets all European standards in terms of safety and health protection of the final user.
EKAPTY is an accredited certification body by ESYD and certifies quality systems in accordance with the requirements of internationally recognized standards (such as EN ISO 9001 etc.) and the Ministerial Decision DY8 / 1348/04. EKAPTY has many years of experience in audits and certifications in the field of Health. EKAPTY has clients in both the domestic as well as in the international market and is well recognized for the reliability and added value of the provided services. Acting with honesty, respect but also strictness towards the current and potential clients, we offer evaluation and certification services.