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GS1 Healthcare reference book 2015-2016

GS1 Healthcare Reference Book 2015 - 2016

GS1 Healthcare reference book 2015 2016See how GS1 standards are delivering benefits globally

The GS1 Healthcare Reference Book is a compilation of case studies where industry players share their experiences on how GS1 standards truly make a difference in healthcare, all over the world. Companies and organisations describe their successful implementations of GS1 standards.

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Contents:

Improving patient care


  • Argentina -Sanatorio Güemes improves patient safety through traceability initiative
  • China - Chinese pharmaceutical manufacturer uses GS1 standards to help automate the hospital pharmacy process
  • Denmark - The right medicine for the right patient: GS1 barcodes improve logistic efficiency and patient safety
  • France - Enabling traceability at Dijon University Hospital through identification of all rooms and locations
  • Ireland - eProcurement at St James’s Hospital, Dublin
  • UK - DM Orthotics is using GS1 standards to meet regulations and transform their business
  • U.S. - Louisiana hospital system achieves the “touchless order” via GS1 standards implementation

Government initiatives


  • Australia - NSW Health continues to benefit from its implementation of GS1 standards
  • Turkey - Implementing the first successful national Pharmaceutical Track and Trace System (ITS) for a safe and reliable supply chain
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