EDI GLN

Sharing GLN Information And Master Data It is essential to share GLN master data with trading partners prior to commencing business communications. If GLNs have been allocated in a hierarchical structure, this hierarchy should be shared. Communication of GLN information will take the format that is best suited to the trading partners involved, whilst ensuring Read More →

GS1 Healthcare Standards

GS1 Healthcare Standards (Identification) The widespread use of GS1 Standards has revolutionized efficiency, accuracy, and cost-effectiveness in a range of industries. Recognizing the impact that industry-wide adoption of a common language can have, GS1 Healthcare US® is committed to helping the industry improve efficiency and quality for lower costs, more streamlined care delivery, and better Read More →

Testing Service

GS1 US Rx EPCIS Certified Third-Party Conformance Testing Services Conformance testing under GS1 US Rx EPCIS Program will be conducted by third-party testing services certified by GS1 US (“certified conformance testing service”). Certified conformance testing services will be able to conduct conformance testing for all test scenarios. GS1 US will certify third-party testing services that satisfy Read More →

GS1 US

GS1 US Rx EPCIS Conformance Testing Program Members of the U.S. pharmaceutical industry have been preparing their systems and business processes to meet Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) requirements. Many in the U.S. pharmaceutical industry have chosen to use Electronic Product Code Information Services (EPCIS) to support their DSCSA data exchange implementation, which enables trading partners Read More →

Global Location Number

Global Location Number Usage By Entities Locations, functions and legal entities often have implied hierarchical structures. For example, a room, within a department, within a building within a hospital. Where hierarchies are needed, they should be built into a database that manages the GLN key rather than within the key itself. As with all GS1 Read More →

GS1 GLN Requirements

GLN: Identifying Locations Each company or organisation who is a member of a GS1 Member Organisation should use GLNs to identify locations under the terms of its membership. Contact details for all GS1 Member Organisations are available on the GS1 website. The GLN is fully compatible with ISO/IEC 6523 Information technology — Structure for the identification Read More →

EDI webinar

Global Location Number: Improving The Efficiency The Global Location Number (GLN) improves the efficiency of communication among organisations. The GLN enables the unique and unambiguous identification of any type of location used in business processes, which is a prerequisite for efficient communication between trading partners. A GLN acts as a database key which references location-specific information Read More →

EDI standards

GS1 Global Location Number (GLN): Standardized Unique Location The GS1 Global Location Number (GLN) enables standardized unique location identification that can be shared across trading partners. It’s already used in healthcare systems across the globe. This can be particularly true with products that follow multiple routes from the manufacturer to the point-of-care. Some products can be Read More →

EDI training

GS1 Lightweight Messaging Standard Relationship To EPCIS Standard Lightweight Messaging standard is independent of GS1 Electronic Product Code Information Services (EPCIS) and does not require the use of EPCIS, although users are encouraged to implement EPCIS to capture their supply chain events and to leverage the EPCIS query interface to retrieve data to support their Read More →

GS1 Standard

GS1 Standards Relationship: Lightweight Messaging Standard and Digital Link Lightweight Messaging Standard is the first GS1 technical standard to make use of the new GS1 Digital Link syntax. A GS1 Digital Link resolver is already operational at id.gs1.org and can be configured with several typed redirection links by each licensee of a GS1 identification key. Read More →