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Episode 210  |  31:35 min

Crash Course on Greenlight Guru Academy: How Medical Device Professionals Stay Ahead

Episode 210  |  31:35 min  |  06.02.2021

Crash Course on Greenlight Guru Academy: How Medical Device Professionals Stay Ahead

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This is a podcast episode titled, Crash Course on Greenlight Guru Academy: How Medical Device Professionals Stay Ahead. The summary for this episode is: <p>If you love learning and want to level up your medical device industry knowledge on topics such as audits, document management, design controls, risk management, and more, Greenlight Guru Academy is your education destination.<img src="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7"></p><p>In this episode of the Global Medical Device Podcast, Jon Speer invites colleagues Aaron Lucas, Training and Education Manager, and Jesseca Lyons, Operations and Enablement Guru, to join the show and explain to listeners what Greenlight Guru Academy is and how the eLearning platform is helping users around the world advance their medical device careers.</p><h3><strong style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(67, 67, 67);">Some highlights of this episode include:</strong></h3><ul><li><span style="background-color: transparent;">Greenlight Guru Academy is a learning management system (LMS) path that allows medical device gurus, customers, and others to share knowledge and educational content and courses to encourage retention and effectiveness.</span></li><li><span style="background-color: transparent;">About six years ago, whenever a new customer would come on board with Greenlight Guru, it was a manual process. Fast forward to a few years later, Greenlight Guru Academy has made that process automatic and evergreen.</span></li><li><span style="background-color: transparent;">Feedback from some of the thousands of Greenlight Guru Academy users who have completed the various courses help gauge success and types of content.</span></li><li><span style="background-color: transparent;">Learner’s Mindset: I want to do the right thing. I want to make it better. I want to help someone, but it’s next to impossible to do. Demystify the medical device space, especially as the industry changes.</span></li><li><span style="background-color: transparent;">Greenlight Guru Academy is for anyone getting started to veterans wanting to hone their skills in the medical device industry. Expect to see a lot more audit and inspection courses and content. Also, expect basic regulatory learning.</span></li></ul><h3><strong style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(67, 67, 67);">Memorable quotes from this episode:</strong></h3><p><em style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“In the academy, we have all sorts of awesome courses - go at your own pace courses - on topics like document management, design controls, risk management, training, audits, and the list is going to continue to grow and evolve.” </em><span style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Jon Speer</span></p><p><em style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“Ultimately, the academy looks to really be this educational kind of beacon in the medical device industry for anything anyone could ever need to know from just getting started to a veteran looking to hone their skills.” </em><span style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Aaron Lucas</span></p><p><em style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“There’s something about the medical device industry that breeds these folks who don’t just recognize that they have to learn this stuff but they actually kind of like it.” </em><span style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Aaron Lucas</span></p><p><em style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“Why am I making a medical device in the first place? I want to help someone.” </em><span style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Jesseca Lyons</span></p><p><em style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">“This is an opportunity to get a chance to really impact more and more people.” </em><span style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Jesseca Lyons</span></p><h3><strong style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(67, 67, 67);">Links:</strong></h3><p><a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/aaron-lucas-2b56ab9a" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">Aaron Lucas on LinkedIn</a></p><p><a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessecalyons/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">Jesseca Lyons on LinkedIn</a></p><p><a href="http://academy.greenlight.guru" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">Greenlight Guru Academy - Enroll Now</a></p><p><a href="https://www.greenlight.guru/academy" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">About Greenlight Guru Academy</a></p><p><a href="https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">FDA - Medical Devices</a></p><p><a href="https://www.iso.org/home.html" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">International Organization for Standardization (ISO)</a></p><p><a href="https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cdrh/cfdocs/cfpmn/pmn.cfm" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">510(k) Premarket Notification</a></p><p><a href="https://eumdr.com/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">European Union’s Medical Device Regulation (EU MDR)</a></p><p><a href="https://risk.greenlight.guru/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">Risk Management True Quality Summit Series</a></p><p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYfQsPqHW8H8mZ4xpM4gn1Q" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">Greenlight Guru YouTube Channel</a></p><p><a href="https://www.greenlight.guru/podcast-mtqs" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">MedTech True Quality Stories Podcast</a></p><p><a href="https://www.greenlight.guru/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(17, 85, 204);">Greenlight Guru</a></p>

If you love learning and want to level up your medical device industry knowledge on topics such as audits, document management, design controls, risk management, and more, Greenlight Guru Academy is your education destination.

In this episode of the Global Medical Device Podcast, Jon Speer invites colleagues Aaron Lucas, Training and Education Manager, and Jesseca Lyons, Operations and Enablement Guru, to join the show and explain to listeners what Greenlight Guru Academy is and how the eLearning platform is helping users around the world advance their medical device careers.

Some highlights of this episode include:

  • Greenlight Guru Academy is a learning management system (LMS) path that allows medical device gurus, customers, and others to share knowledge and educational content and courses to encourage retention and effectiveness.
  • About six years ago, whenever a new customer would come on board with Greenlight Guru, it was a manual process. Fast forward to a few years later, Greenlight Guru Academy has made that process automatic and evergreen.
  • Feedback from some of the thousands of Greenlight Guru Academy users who have completed the various courses help gauge success and types of content.
  • Learner’s Mindset: I want to do the right thing. I want to make it better. I want to help someone, but it’s next to impossible to do. Demystify the medical device space, especially as the industry changes.
  • Greenlight Guru Academy is for anyone getting started to veterans wanting to hone their skills in the medical device industry. Expect to see a lot more audit and inspection courses and content. Also, expect basic regulatory learning.

Memorable quotes from this episode:

“In the academy, we have all sorts of awesome courses - go at your own pace courses - on topics like document management, design controls, risk management, training, audits, and the list is going to continue to grow and evolve.” Jon Speer

“Ultimately, the academy looks to really be this educational kind of beacon in the medical device industry for anything anyone could ever need to know from just getting started to a veteran looking to hone their skills.” Aaron Lucas

“There’s something about the medical device industry that breeds these folks who don’t just recognize that they have to learn this stuff but they actually kind of like it.” Aaron Lucas

“Why am I making a medical device in the first place? I want to help someone.” Jesseca Lyons

“This is an opportunity to get a chance to really impact more and more people.” Jesseca Lyons

Links:

Aaron Lucas on LinkedIn

Jesseca Lyons on LinkedIn

Greenlight Guru Academy - Enroll Now

About Greenlight Guru Academy

FDA - Medical Devices

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

510(k) Premarket Notification

European Union’s Medical Device Regulation (EU MDR)

Risk Management True Quality Summit Series

Greenlight Guru YouTube Channel

MedTech True Quality Stories Podcast

Greenlight Guru

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