A fast-growing number of Healthcare Providers worldwide are choosing clinical and business solutions powered by GS1 standards that uniquely identify medicines, medical devices, patients, healthcare professionals and other critical components in the delivery. Implementing interoperable solutions is now primordial for Healthcare Providers and GS1 Healthcare is the best answer to meet this requirement
GS1 Member Organisations have the opportunity to play a critical role in the collaboration between solution partners and Healthcare Providers as well as suppliers. These collaborations will allow solution providers to support industry in creating key benefits including:
- ImageSupport interoperability
Create an environment of seamless information exchange. Reduce the complexity of data exchange between clinical and supply chain systems, within and external to the healthcare stakeholder’s environment. Healthcare stakeholders can more effectively integrate disparate systems.
- ImageHelp supply chain efficiency
Provide a globally harmonised and integrated framework to manage supply chain information making the healthcare value chain more efficient and enabling more streamlined interoperability of supply chain solutions.
- ImageLeverage supply chain data for clinical processes
Use the identifiers and barcodes that exist on medications and medical devices to automatically populate databases, including clinical registries.
- ImageSupport increasing patient safety
Identify and automatically capture data about medications and medical devices, and use positive patient identification to be sure the right medical product is being used for the right patient, at the right time.
- ImageDrive efficient, precise recalls
Healthcare stakeholders can better locate medicines and medical devices impacted, enabling more rapid, real-time recall processes.
- ImageEnable asset traceability
Verify which medical devices, instruments and other assets are used in which circumstances to enable transparent reprocessing and lifecycle management.