To help NHS organisations better understand how GS1 standards are implemented and what the benefits will be, GS1 have created a short video.

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GS1 standards are now mandated by the Department of Health for use in the NHS and are integral to the Personalised Health and Care 2020 strategy.

They are now are working alongside the DH and NHS England to engage and support trusts with the sustainable implementation of GS1 standards.