Find a GS1 US Certified Rx EPCIS Conformance Testing Service

Are you looking to use Electronic Product Code Information Services (EPCIS) to support your Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) data exchange implementation?

Members of the U.S. pharmaceutical industry have been preparing their systems and business processes to meet DSCSA requirements.*

Many in the U.S. pharmaceutical industry have chosen to use EPCIS to support their DSCSA data exchange implementation, which enables trading partners to share information about the physical movement and status of products.**

To support their work, industry approached GS1 US about establishing a program to evaluate EPCIS messages for their conformance to the GS1 US Implementation Guideline: Applying GS1 Standards for DSCSA and Traceability.

The goal is to support and streamline trading partner on-boarding with a mechanism to provide a level of confidence about readiness, implementation quality and consistency.

GS1 US has certified the companies below to administer the conformance tests.

Find a Testing Center Near You

BrandSure, LLC

Consulting, Test Center

Contact: Gary Lerner, Director, Founder and Managing Director (E) glerner@brandsure.com (W) https://brandsure.com/

Drummond Group LLC

Consulting, Test Center

Contact: Aaron Gomez, Chief Scientist & Director of the B2B, EPCS and CSOS Services (P) 949.375.1998 x221 (E) aaron@drummondgroup.com (W) https://drummondgroup.com/


*For information about the act, see the 2013 Drug Supply Chain Security Act

**For more information, see the U.S. FDA Guidance for Industry: DSCSA Standards for the Interoperable Exchange of Information for Tracing of Certain Human, Finished, Prescription Drugs: How to Exchange Product Tracing Information (November 2014)

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