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May 23, 2017, 11:08 ET Safer, More Efficient Care Starts with a Simple Scan

Canada's Largest Market Pushes for Global Standards in Healthcare TORONTO, May 23, 2017 /CNW/ - On May 16, an expert panel for the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care released its...


Oct 03, 2016, 16:16 ET Standards Save: GS1 Canada endorses new research into patient safety

TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2016 /CNW/ - GS1 Canada today endorsed the launch of new research showcasing how the adoption of global standards can open massive untapped potential for health system efficiency and ...


Oct 26, 2015, 18:16 ET GS1 Canada Applauds Alberta Health Services Leadership in Advancing Global Standards in Healthcare

TORONTO, Oct. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - GS1 Canada commends Alberta Health Services (AHS) on the launch of the Canadian Healthcare Medical Device Standards Project aimed at improving on patient safety and...


Mar 26, 2015, 11:41 ET GS1 Canada Announces Partnership with Global Data Solutions Leader 1WorldSync to power GS1 Canada GDSN Data Pool

New partnership enables Canadian companies to access world's leading GDSN Data Pool Services TORONTO, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Known for the power of the barcode, GS1 Canada, Canada's leader in...


Jun 25, 2014, 09:00 ET Industry Comes Together to Celebrate 40 Years of the GS1 Barcode

TORONTO, June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - From warehouse loading docks to small retail shops, workers engaged in the global supply chain and shoppers worldwide will hear the familiar beep of the GS1 barcode as...


May 09, 2012, 10:16 ET Mohawk Supply Chain Services Adopting Global GS1 Standards

Sets Foundation to Drive Efficiencies and Cost-Savings for Canadian Healthcare Providers TORONTO, May 9, 2012 /CNW/ - Mohawk Supply Chain Services, a division of Mohawk Shared Services, one of the...


Mar 20, 2012, 10:30 ET HealthPRO Using Global GS1 Standards to Drive Value, Efficiency for Canadian Healthcare Providers

TORONTO, March 20, 2012 /CNW/ - To help Canadian healthcare organizations maximize efficiency and value while providing the highest quality of patient care, HealthPRO Procurement Services Inc.,...