Increased patient safety as well as a more efficient and secure supply chain are some of the challenges that the pharmacy and healthcare sectors meet on a daily basis.

By working with GS1 standards for identification of patients, pharmaceuticals, care providers and care locations, pharmacies and healthcare providers can improve the possibility of traceability and reduce the risk of counterfeiting which makes a significant contribution to increased patient safety and a more efficient supply chain.

GS1 has been given an assignment from and is working with the pharmacy sector to develop a packaging guide for pharmacies and hospital pharmacies.


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Do you have questions regarding GS1 and retail? Please contact our sector manager Lena Coulibaly, tel +46 8 50 10 10 73