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Enhance patient safety and supply chain efficiency

Directed by the Healthcare Pharmacy Sector Board , GS1 Canada has launched ECCnet Item Certification – Pharmaceutical. This online tool enables the electronic exchange of brand-authorized images and associated data between brand owners/manufacturers and data recipients, such as pharmacies, hospitals and associations.

This solution is designed to address challenges within the Pharmacy Sector when it comes to readily and confidently identifying pharmaceuticals in a clinical setting.

Brand-authorized Pharmaceutical Image certification gives manufacturers the assurance that clinicians have access to the most accurate data and images to support their commitment to deliver the right medication to the right patient.

Let us show you how ECCnet Item Certification – Pharmaceutical can benefit your business.

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How Item Certification - Pharmaceutical benefits you:

  • Provide the most accurate images and data to your trading / business partners, including information in critical areas like appearance, composition and dosage.
  • Reduce costs.
  • Protect brand integrity.
  • Support clinicians.
  • Enhance patient safety.
  • Share images and data with your trading partners in one standardized process rather than using disparate systems.
  • Comply with healthcare sector business requirements.
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How Item Certification - Pharmaceutical benefits you:

  • Avoid errors at point of dispensing by enabling cross-referencing of unit of use pharmaceuticals in patient care settings.
  • Validation of patient medications when presenting in the Emergency Department/Urgent Care Clinic.
  • Prescription validation, dispensing validation Patient information sharing (medication leaflets, pamphlets).
  • Eliminate the need to rekey or source images – access the data through an industry-driven source.
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How Item Certification - Pharmaceutical benefits you:

  • Enables providing the Pharmacy Sector with ‘best practice’ quality and consistency of its pharmaceutical images.
  • Provides trusted, high quality certified and standardized pharmaceutical images and associated data for drugs marketed in Canada.
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