GS1 Healthcare Membership

The mission of GS1 Healthcare is to lead the healthcare sector to the successful development and implementation of global standards by bringing together experts in healthcare to enhance patient safety and supply chain efficiencies.

More information on GS1 Healthcare here

If you want to participate in the efforts of the GS1 Healthcare Work Teams, then become a member!

There are two classes of membership:

• Voting Member: Normally required to pay membership

• Non-voting Member: Not required to pay membership

Join GS1 Healthcare

To join the global Healthcare user group:

For more information, contact Ulrike Kreysa at

Global voting members 

GS1 Healthcare Voting Members lead the GS1 Healthcare strategy, contribute to GS1 Healthcare activities and have voting rights in the development of global standards. They can participate in the Public Policy work group and have access to the Public Policy database. GS1 Healthcare welcomes the following stakeholders as voting members: pharmaceutical or medical device manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, group purchasing organisations, hospitals, pharmacies, logistics providers and solution providers.

Global non-voting members

Organisations with a keen interest in standards development and patient safety may support GS1 Healthcare by participating in the work teams. Non-voting members are eligible to become members of GS1 Healthcare work teams. Associations, regulatory bodies, educational institutes and other standards bodies can be non-voting members with no voting privileges.

List of current global voting members

  • 1WorldSync
  • 121nexus
  • 3M
  • 4XScience
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • AbbVie
  • Allergan
  • Adents
  • Advanco
  • AmerisourceBergen
  • Amgen Europe BV
  • Astra Zeneca
  • Australian Digital Health Agency
  • Avanos Medical
  • Axway
  • B. Braun
  • Baxter
  • Bayer
  • BD
  • Be4ward
  • Bernhoven Hospital, The Netherlands
  • Biogen Inc.
  • bpcompass GmbH
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • CHI Robert Ballanger (Intercommunal Hospital Center Robert Ballanger), France
  • Cook Medical
  • CSL Behring GmbH
  • Derby NHS
  • DHL Exel Supply Chain
  • Edwards Lifesciences
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Entreprise System Partners LTD
  • Erasmus MC Hospital Rotterdam (University Medical Centre), The Netherlands
  • Excellis Health Solutions LLC
  • F. Hoffmann-La Roche
  • Filip Vtori, Macedonia
  • Fresenius
  • FSEnet+
  • GE Healthcare
  • Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
  • GHX
  • Gilead Sciences
  • GSK
  • GW Pharmaceuticals plc
  • Hamad Medical Corporation
  • Hong Kong Hospital Authority
  • Iberia Rehabilitation Hospital, U.S.
  • Innovit Inc.
  • International Hospital Federation (IHF)
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (Saudi Arabia)
  • LANSA Ltd
  • McKesson
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Mettler Toledo PCE
  • Movilitas Consulting
  • Norfolk and Norwich NHS Trust
  • Novartis
  • OCS Checkweighers
  • Optel Group
  • Oracle
  • Pall Medical
  • Pharmacosmos A/S
  • Pfizer
  • Pierre Fabre
  • Ramsay Health Care
  • rfXcel
  • Santhera Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • SAP
  • Septodont
  • Servier
  • Shire
  • Smiths Medical
  • Smith & Nephew
  • South West Healthcare, Australia
  • SRC System Integrators B.V.
  • St. James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
  • Supply Chain Wizard
  • Systec & Services
  • Systech International
  • Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Teleflex
  • Temptime Corporation
  • Teva Pharmaceutical
  • The Ottawa Hospital (TOH)
  • TraceLink
  • UCB
  • Universitair Medisch Centrum (University Medical Centre Groningen), The Netherlands
  • Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
  • UPS
  • USDM Life Sciences
  • Vesdo
  • Videojet Technologies Suisse GmbH
  • Wiener Krankenanstaltenverbund (Vienna Hospital Association), Austria
  • Zebra Technologies

List of current global non-voting members

  • Arizona State University
  • Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM)
  • Barema
  • Cladimed
  • Ethiopian Dental Professional’s Association
  • Eucomed
  • European Alliance for Access to Safe Medicines (EAASM)
  • European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & Healthcare (Council of Europe)
  • Healthcare Distribution Management Association (HDMA)
  • IHE International Inc.
  • Instituto Brasileiro de Ética Concorrencial – ETCO
  • The International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua)
  • Jiahui International Hospital Cancer Center
  • Kaiser Permanenter
  • LIF - The Swedish Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Medicines for Europe
  • National Council for Prescription Drug Programs
  • National Health Service, England
  • Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Research Based Medical Technology Manufacturers Association (ARTED)
  • SwAPP
  • United States Department of Defense (US DOD)