Assessing Current Implementation of DSCSA Serialization Requirements
Pharmaceutical Wholesalers Uncover Significant Progress in Barcode Assessments
As the November 2023 Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) deadline approaches, the healthcare industry is working to apply barcodes in a standardized way to facilitate accurate movement of product across the supply chain.*
To obtain a view of industry’s progress, GS1 Healthcare US collaborated with AmerisourceBergen Corporation and McKesson Pharmaceutical to assess the barcodes on packages of “lowest saleable units” in their distribution facilities. Cardinal Health also conducted their own barcode assessment for homogeneous cases from pharmaceutical manufacturers.
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