Loftware Blog / Healthcare

by Josh Roffman, on September 18, 2019

UDI rules are expanding to Europe. Is your data storage and access infrastructure ready to comply? This article was originally published in MedTech Intelligence. The 2017 European Union Medical Device …

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Topics:Medical DevicesHealthcareLabeling

by Laura Johnson, on March 5, 2018

When health care data isn't stored on paper, efficiency and accuracy can improve. Using GS1 labeling standards in health care is one of the major ways to speed up a …

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Topics:HealthcareRegulatoryLabeling

by Guenther Martin, on February 19, 2018

Barcodes remain an essential tool in pharmaceuticals. The need for accurate pharmaceutical tracking, enabled by barcode labels, is clear due to the potential consequences if data is insufficiently traceable. Quality …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsHealthcareRegulatoryLabeling

by Maureen Perroni, on December 8, 2017

It's time to see the state of labeling as 2017 ends. Effective enterprise labeling responds and adapts to the changes going on in the business world, whether they're brought on …

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Topics:HealthcareRegulatoryLabeling

by Laura Johnson, on November 7, 2017

UDI labeling calls for effective data management. Manufacturers of medical devices have to deal with rules and regulations unique to their sector, and with good reason: If anything goes wrong, …

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Topics:Medical DevicesHealthcareRegulatoryLabeling

by Laura Johnson, on July 17, 2017

Medical device identification deadlines are moving targets. The medical device production field, bound by its unique rules and regulations, is a challenging space for manufacturers to inhabit. For the past …

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Topics:Medical DevicesHealthcareRegulatoryLabeling

by Maureen Perroni, on May 29, 2017

What do GS1 standards mean for supply chains? Getting better visibility into all levels of the supply chain is a high priority for organizations of all kinds, even when goods move …

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Topics:Supply ChainHealthcareRegulatory

by Laura Johnson, on May 26, 2017

DSCSA deadlines for manufacturers are fast approaching. The Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) is approaching full implementation, and companies at all levels of the pharmaceutical supply chain have to …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsLife SciencesHealthcareRegulatoryManufacturing

by Laura Johnson, on April 17, 2017

Medical device regulations have received an update in Europe. Unique device identification (UDI) requirements are coming to Europe as part of the European Commission's latest legislation. The agreement has been in …

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Topics:Medical DevicesLife SciencesHealthcareRegulatoryLabeling