In order to standardize medical diagnostic imaging equipment, radiotherapy equipment and radiation-related equipment, this division deliberates IEC standards and develops the corresponding JIS drafts. Its subcommittees make efforts for standardization aimed at international harmonization and its popularization.
This committee develops annual business plans for the Standardization Division, makes budget proposals, and compiles business reports. It is responsible for its committees and makes sure each committee can promote their activities smoothly. The division head participates in the policy planning and management meeting and provide opinions on management of JIRA operations.
Planning and Examination Committee
This committee plans the activities of the division and helps promote its operations. It also examines Japanese Engineering Standards of Radiological Apparatus (JESRA) and determines whether to establish, revise, or abolish them.
This committee participates in international conferences to deliver Japan’s opinions on IEC standards related to medical equipment and systems covered by JIRA. It also prepares JIS drafts for issued IEC standards. The committee studies standardization techniques that are helpful for users and members and develops JESRA and technical materials. It also promotes standards and technologies.
Software Standard Review Committee
In cooperation with JEITA SC62A domestic committee, a domestic consultation body, this committee delivers Japan’s opinions on the handling of health software, including the software included in the medical equipment and systems covered by JIRA.