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NHS eProcurement & GS1

In 2014 the Department of Health published the NHS eProcurement Strategy, beginning the process of requiring the adoption of GS1 barcoding and PEPPOL messaging standards for suppliers of the NHS. Unlike the requirements of the Medical Device Regulation, the NHS specifically mandates the use of GS1 standards instead of other alternatives, although implementation deadline extensions are applicable to those companies already compliant with HIBCC.


Stakeholdersmeeting Brussels 23 february 2017



Stakeholdersmeeting Brussels 23 february 2017
Meet the EU commissionaires all member associations invited