GS1 Australia is the local member organisation of GS1, a global, not-for-profit standards body with 108 national member organisations operating in 145 countries.
In Healthcare GS1 standards are used in product, patient safety initiatives, product traceability, recall and inventory management. They are developed with regulatory agencies, trade organisations, manufacturers, distributors, hospitals and pharmacies.
The seminar will comprise three sessions:
1. Presented by Tania Snioch, Industry Manager ? Healthcare, GS1 Australia: Global initiatives and regulatory activities relating to use of the GS1 System in Healthcare,
2. Presented by Ken Nobbs, Program Manager ? Medical Products, NEHTA: Healthcare supply chain reform initiatives, how these are being implemented by the health jurisdictions and how these enhance patient safety initiatives.
3. Using the GS1 Supply Chain Knowledge Centre: How the GS1 System can be used to enable healthcare supply chain reform and improved patient safety.