Case Studies

Oct 2014: Unique Device Identifiers for Coronary Stent Postmarket Surveillance and Research

Sept 2014: Synchronization – The Next Generation of Business Partnering

Action Plan to Accelerate Trading Partner Electronic Collaboration

The Kroger Company: Transforming the Product Data Management Landscape

McLane Company: High Standards for High Speed

Strength in Unity: The Promise of Global Standards in Healthcare

January 2012: Perfect Order and Beyond
Mercy/ROi and BD Achieve Far Reaching GS1 Standards Integration

November 2011: How Intermountain Healthcare Successfully Took Ownership of its GLNs and is Embracing GS1 Standards
Success Story: Supply Chain Management

January 2011: Premier GLN Transaction Program Reports
(includes Geisinger’s use cases): Sunrise Ready – Lessons from Premier’s Ongoing GLN Transaction Program

June 29, 2011: GS1 Standards Gain Traction Toward Improving Healthcare and Life Science Supply Chains,
Eric O’Daffer, Vi Shaffer, Steven Lefebure, Research Note G00214370
Healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs) in the U.S. should follow leaders such as Mayo Clinic and Mercy. Inform supply chain partners of your intent, and set goals for adoption.

October 2010: Mayo Clinic GLN Case Study
National health practice employs top-down strategy for GLN implementation.

February 2010: Mayo Clinic – Cardinal Health GLN Implementation White Paper
This white paper outlines the GLN implementation process used by Mayo Clinic and Cardinal Health as the essential first step in their effort to fully support the adoption of healthcare supply chain standards.