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The Global Impact of Standards

rise of legislation and government initiatives to make the use of medicines and medical equipment as safe and cost-effective as possible. With an ageing population and growing economic pressures, healthcare organisations need to make sure they’re at the top of their game when it comes to providing the best deal – whether their customer is a supplier, a hospital, a pharmacy or a patient. Glen Hodgson, Head of Healthcare at GS1 UK, submits a white paper on standardisation.