Be ready for UDI in the EU

Unique Device Identification for Medical Devices in Europe.

The EU Regulation on medical devices (“EU MDR”, 2017/745) and the EU Regulation on in-vitro diagnostic devices (“EU IVDR”, 2017/746) provide the legal requirements for the European Unique Device Identification (UDI) system within Europe.

GS1 is also designated as an issuing entity for the UDI in the EU.

Download the latest "UDI in the EU" Guide.

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Giving time back to patient care

The initiative provides traceability of items used during surgery and procedures, improving the standard of care provided to patients and the Hospital's efficiency.

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