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The use of our standards in healthcare increases patient safety, improves supply chain efficiency and enhances the traceability of medicines and medical devices.

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GS1 standaarden in de apotheek

Where in the logistics chain are you?


Medicines suppliers

Find out how GS1 standards contribute to the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) and improved traceability.

medical device

Medical device suppliers

GS1 is the issuing authority for Unique Device Identification (UDI). Find out how we can help with the implementation.


Hospitals & health care institutions

Discover the many benefits of GS1 barcodes to improve patient safety and realise cost savings.

clinical trials

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials are increasingly being carried out for ongoing research in healthcare. Standardisation has nothing but benefits for clinical trials as well.

Want to know more about GS1 standards and what they are used for?


Identification in Healthcare

Multiple standards are used to identify medicines, patients, medical devices, meals, etc.

Find out which standards are used and how.


Data Exchange in Healthcare

Exchange the correct product information in a standardised manner via GS1 Central Data Bank - GS1 Global Data Synchronisation Network (GDSN).


Case Study

Discover the GS1 standards for the supply chain of Covid-19 vaccines. 

Which standards are used? What are they used for? What are the benefits?

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