NHS eProcurement Strategy Document
The NHS eProcurement Strategy document provides details of actions to improve NHS data and information as part of the NHS Procurement Development Programme, which aims to help the NHS save £1.5 billion by the financial year 2015 to 2016. Published 7th May 2014.
McKinsey Report - Strength in Unity
A McKinsey and Company report highlighting the cost savings and patient safety benefits of adopting a single global supply chain standard in Healthcare. The report “Strength in unity: The promise of global standards in healthcare” is the first of its kind to quantify the benefits of a single global standard for Healthcare supply chains.
GS1 Value of Trusted Product Data
To better understand the impact of trusted product data, GS1 talked with healthcare providers and government agencies from different parts of the world. This paper summarises perspectives about their journeys to transform their hospital or even an entire country’s healthcare system for greater efficiencies, lower costs and improved patient outcomes.
Australian Healthcare Industry Data Crunch Report
The Australian Healthcare Industry Data Crunch Report reveals the high cost of bad quality data and the effect on patient safety. The report highlights a range of areas where further adoption of the GS1 Standards and the National Product Catalogue (NPC) can significantly improve data quality, leading to savings of between AUD$30 million - AUD$100 million per annum.