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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 workgroup 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


  • Chinese PLA General hospital
  • CHI Robert Ballanger (Intercommunal Hospital Center Robert Ballanger), France
  • Erasmus MC Hospital Rotterdam (University Medical Centre), The Netherlands
  • Filip Vtori
  • Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
  • GHEF
  • Hamad Medical Corporation
  • Hong Kong Hospital Authority
  • Iberia Rehabilitation Hospital, U.S.
  • International Hospital Federation (IHF)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (Saudi Arabia)
  • Norfolk and Norwich NHS Trust
  • Ramsay Health Care
  • South West Healthcare, Australia
  • St. James's Hospital
  • Stichting Dijklander Ziekenhuis
  • The Ottawa Hospital (TOH)
  • University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust
  • Universitair Medisch Centrum (University Medical Centre Groningen), The Netherlands
  • Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
  • Wiener Krankenanstaltenverbund (Vienna Hospital Association), Austria

Logistic providers

  • DHL Exel Supply Chain
  • UPS


  • 3M
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • AbbVie
  • Alcon
  • Amgen Europe BV
  • Astra Zeneca
  • B. Braun
  • Baxter
  • Bayer
  • BD
  • bioMérieux
  • Blueprint Medicines Corporation
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate Center GmbH
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • CKT Group
  • Cook Medical
  • CSL Behring GmbH
  • Edwards Lifesciences
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Ferring International Center SA
  • F. Hoffmann-La Roche
  • Fresenius
  • GE Healthcare
  • Gilead Sciences
  • GSK
  • GW Pharmaceuticals plc
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • LEO Pharma A/S
  • Medac
  • Merdartis
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Novartis
  • Octapharma
  • Organon
  • Pfizer
  • Pharmacosmos A/S
  • Rottendorf Pharma GmbH
  • Santhera Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Septodont
  • Servier
  • Smiths Medical
  • Smith & Nephew
  • Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Teleflex
  • UCB
  • Vertex Pharmaceutical
  • Xellia Pharmaceuticals ApS

Solution Partners

  • 1WorldSync
  • ACG Inspection Systems Pvt Ltd
  • Antares Vision S.p.A.
  • Atrify
  • Axway
  • Arvato Systems GmbH
  • Be4Award
  • bpcompass GmbH
  • Courbon Software
  • Dupont
  • Excellis Health Solutions LLC
  • GHX
  • Groupe Product Life
  • Hicof Inc.
  • INEL d.o.o.
  • Innovit Inc.
  • Kevision
  • Mettler Toledo PCE
  • Mitas Corporation (Pty) Ltd.
  • Movilitas Consulting
  • Optel Group
  • Oracle
  • Persequor
  • Pharmalutions Pts Ltd
  • PharmaSecure
  • projektraum36 GmbH & Co. KG
  • SAP
  • SoftGroup
  • Soom
  • SRC System Integrators B.V.
  • Supply Chain Wizard
  • Synchcor, LLC
  • Syndigo
  • Systec & Services
  • Systech International
  • TraceLink
  • tracekey solutions GmbH
  • Trade Connectors
  • Uhlmann Pac-Systeme
  • USDM Life Sciences
  • Vimachem PC
  • Videojet Technologies Suisse GmbH
  • VISIOTT Technologie GmbH
  • WeDigit
  • Zebra Technologies


  • AmerisourceBergen
  • McKesson

List of current global non-voting members

  • Arizona State University
  • Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM)
  • Cladimed
  • Ethiopian Dental Professional’s Association
  • Eucomed
  • European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & Healthcare (Council of Europe)
  • FBE Pty Ltd
  • Healthcare Distribution Management Association (HDMA)
  • IHE International Inc.
  • Instituto Brasileiro de Ética Concorrencial – ETCO
  • The International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua)
  • 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