Webinar Series: Healthcare Provider Advisory Council Series

The Healthcare Provider Advisory Council (HPAC) Webinar Series.

Find out how GS1 can enable patient safety and improve efficiency in the hospital setting by hearing directly from healthcare providers through case study presentations. These complimentary webinars take place the second Thursday of each month and are open to any stakeholder interested in learning about GS1 standards implementation in the care giving environment.

Next date: 

Thursday 26th September 2019

UK/IE GMT: 12:00pm -1:00pm 

(Usually second Thursday of each month.)

Topic & Speaker


Speaker: Mr Shingo Kasamatsu, Technical Officer of Faculty of Medical Science, University of Fukui, Japan

Title: An integrated sterilization management system for traceability and patient safety, using GS1 standards at Fukui Hospital

Learning objectives:

During this webinar mr Shingo Kasamatsu, Technical Officer of Faculty of Medical Science, University of Fukui, Japan will share details on using global identifiers in the hospital. He will explain:

1. How the error rate with surgical instruments reduced;

2. Why Fukui hospital choose to use GS1 standards;

3. How the hospital successfully achieved the traceability of surgical instruments in its surgical centre’s sterilisation process;

4. Other benefits gained from this implementation;

5. Challenges met during the implementation process.

Invited attendees

The webinar audience is all stakeholders who wish to learn about using global identifiers in a hospital's sterilisation department and possible next steps.

Reserve your place

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7279497450892459020 

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