Through a range of regular engagement activities both online and at supplier events, the Department has worked to support these important stakeholders on their journey towards GS1 and PEPPOL compliance.
Since September 2016, the estimated proportion of NHS medical and in-vitro device expenditure that is GS1 compliant has increased from 9% to 20%.
The Department has received statements of self-declaration from 60 global suppliers.
Below is a list of all the suppliers who have started their journey and have submitted their Statement of Commitment to the Department of Health and Social Care. Statements of Commitment can be viewed on DHSC Scan4Safety eXchange.