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Press Releases 2012


  • October 29, 2012
    GS1 offers a global cure for Healthcare
    BRUSSELS, Belgium, 29th October, 2012 – 250 healthcare leaders from manufacturers, distributors, hospitals, associations, universities and regulatory bodies gathered at the 22nd Global GS1 Healthcare conference in Portugal from 23rd to 25th October, to discuss the latest developments in supply chain optimisation, affecting patient safety and supply chain efficiency.
     
  • October 15, 2012
    Key Executives Join GS1 Canada’s Carenet Healthcare Sector Board
    Toronto, ON, October 16, 2012 – Commitment to the safety and sustainability of Canada’s healthcare system through supply chain standardization continues to grow, as the following four health sector leaders join the GS1 Canada Carenet Healthcare Sector Board to provide insight and direction on modernization of the healthcare supply chain:
     
  • July 4, 2012
    Champlain Health Supply Services
    July 4, 2012 - Toronto, ON - Champlain Health Supply Services (CHSS), the Shared Services Organization (SSO) for 11 hospitals in greater Ottawa, is adopting the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN), and will be utilizing ECCnet Registry, Canada’s national product registry, to exchange standardized accurate, and perpetually cleansed product information with their trading partners.
     
  • May 23, 2012
    GS1 Canada Announces Key Board Appointment
    Toronto, ON, (May 23, 2012) - GS1 Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Sylvain Prud’homme, Executive Vice President, Loblaw Companies Limited, to its Board of Governors.
     
  • May 3, 2012
    Mohawk Supply Chain Services Adopting
    Toronto, ON – May 3, 2012 – Mohawk Supply Chain Services, a division of Mohawk Shared Services, one of the largest healthcare Shared Services Organizations (SSO) in Ontario is adopting the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) as the common business language for product identification, and will be piloting the utilization of the ECCnet Registry, Canada’s national product registry, to synchronize product data.
     
  • March 20, 2012
    HealthPRO Using Global GS1 Standards
    Toronto, ON – March 20, 2012 – To help Canadian healthcare organizations maximize efficiency and value while providing the highest quality of patient care, HealthPRO Procurement Services Inc., Canada’s national healthcare group purchasing organization (GPO), is adopting global GS1 supply chain standards.
     
  • January 6, 2012
    GS1 Canada Announces Key Board Appointments
    January 06, 2012 - Toronto, ON – GS1 Canada is pleased to announce the following appointments to its Board of Governors: