Navigation Links
B. Braun Selects 1WorldSync Unique Device Identification and Product Information Solution
Date:7/29/2014

Lawrenceville, NJ (PRWEB) July 29, 2014

1WorldSync announces B. Braun Melsungen AG, one of the world’s leading healthcare suppliers will utilize the Global Data Synchronization Network™ (GDSN®) standard and leverage 1WorldSync’s product information network to share product information with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other trading partners across their global supply chain. Holger Clobes, Head of Global eCommerce & Auto ID at B. Braun: "B. Braun serves customers in 61 countries, among others with items for anesthesia, intensive medicine, cardiology, extracorporeal blood treatment and surgery. In order to provide our customers with reliable and relevant product information in accordance with the Unique Device Identification (UDI) regulations, we began in June 2014 to assess the 1WorldSync Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN®) certified data pool."

The engagement with 1WorldSync allows B. Braun to efficiently distribute product information over a single channel, to meet the increasing demands from trading partners and to support the UDI regulation passed by the FDA: Holger Clobes stated, "With the 1WorldSync GDSN-certified data pool we can provide our customers, such as hospitals and medical buying groups comprehensive, reliable and trusted product information over a single channel at any time."

In implementing 1WorldSync's healthcare solution, B. Braun is now well prepared for the deadline set by the FDA to meet UDI regulation requirements. Volker Zeinar, Global Coordinator Auto-ID Affairs: "Every medical device registered in the U.S. must have its own identification number, called the Unique Device Identifier. In addition, preset medical device descriptive product information is required to be submitted into the FDA UDI database (GUDID) in an electronic predetermined format by the FDA (HL7 SPL). By using the GDSN-based solutions offered by 1WorldSync, we are able to reduce our costs for necessary UDI accommodation in our IT systems and fulfill the regulatory requirements in the aggressive timeline set by the FDA of September 24, 2014."

The UDI regulation is not the only reason for healthcare companies to use the 1WorldSync GDSN-certified data pool solution. Klaus Schmid, Executive Vice President & Managing Director in Europe of 1WorldSync: "Globally, more countries with similar regulations are impacting medical manufacturers. The expanding omni-channel demands are reliant on consistent product information—in both the physical world and digital such as on websites and in mobile applications."

About 1WorldSync
With more than 15,000 customers across 54 countries, 1WorldSync is the leading product information network and data pool solutions provider, certified within GS1 Global Data Synchronization Network™ (GDSN®). 1WorldSync solutions and services enable businesses to exchange product information across their buy and sell side trading partner communities, via a single cloud based platform – with solutions including Supply Chain Enablement, Product Risk & Compliance, and Omni-channel Commerce. 1WorldSync is jointly owned by the member organizations of GS1 Germany and GS1 US. GS1 is the preeminent organization for the development of global standards, for identifying, capturing and sharing product information.

http://www.1worldsync.com

About B. Braun:
B. Braun supplies the global healthcare market with products for anesthesia, intensive medicine, cardiology, extracorporeal blood treatment and surgery, as well as services for hospitals, doctors and the homecare sector. Through dialogue with those who use B. Braun products daily, continually gaining new knowledge which it incorporates into product development. So the company with innovative products and services worldwide contribute to optimize the working processes in hospitals and medical practices and to enhance the safety, both for patients and for doctors or nurses. 50,000 people work in 61 countries for B. Braun. 2013, the company achieved a turnover of 5.17 billion euros.

For information about B. Braun, see http://www.bbraun.de or http://www.bbraunusa.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12051386.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The NAPW Announces June Braunlich, Founder and Owner, Nutrition SOULutions, 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year
2. B. Braun Will Sponsor Practice Greenhealth DEHP-Free Award
3. Eyefinity Selects Updox for Direct Messaging and Patient Portal
4. Magnolia Regional Health Center Selects Axiom EPM Solution Suite to Enhance Financial Management Capabilities, Support Strategic Business Planning
5. DARPA selects Lawrence Livermore to develop worlds first neural device to restore memory
6. Cooper Consulting Partners Selects Launch Agency to Brand New Company
7. Newman Regional Health Selects New Chief Executive Officer
8. UF Health Shands Center Selects BESLER Consulting’s Transfer DRG Revenue Recovery Service
9. HM Insurance Group Selects Array Health for Its Online Marketplace for Supplemental Insurance Products
10. NuScale Power Selects Synergy Business Solutions to Implement Microsoft Dynamics SL Project-accounting and Financial Software
11. University of Kentucky Health System Selects lifeIMAGE for Medical Image Sharing
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... First Choice Emergency Room ... Dr. Sesan Ogunleye, as the Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. ... of our new Mesquite location,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... , ... On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary of the Maryland Department ... in recognition of their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. , The Wellness at ... Wellness Symposium at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire was one of 42 ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Those who have experienced traumatic events may suffer from a ... such as drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. To avoid this pain ... following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel a range of emotions, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... The Pulmonary ... Dallas that it will receive two significant new grants to support its work ... marked its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and scientists for their ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Comfort Keepers® of San Diego, CA is excited to ... Recovery® program to drive cancer patients to and from their cancer treatments. Comfort ... quality of life and ongoing independence. Getting to and from medical treatments is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Research ... Pharma News Issue 52" report to their offering. ... in influenza treatment creates a favourable commercial environment for MedImmune ... growing patient base that will serve to drive considerable growth ... vaccine would serve to cap sales considerably, but development is ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... RIDGE, Ill. and INDIANAPOLIS ... of students receiving a Lilly Diabetes Tomorrow,s Leaders Scholarship ... The 2016 scholarship winners, announced today online at ... to let type 1 diabetes stand in the way ... Diabetes has supported the Foundation,s scholarship program since 2012, ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016  Guerbet announced today that it has ... Horizon Award . One of 12 suppliers ... for its support of Premier members through exceptional local ... and commitment to lower costs. ... of our outstanding customer service from Premier," says ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: