NHS medicine suppliers must join a PEPPOL Access Point before March 31, 2018
The NHS e-Procurement Strategy in the UK continues its progressive adoption timeline to new business groups. Following the medical devices companies, now it’s the turn for medicine suppliers, such as pharmaceutical companies or laboratories. The first deadline for these companies is March 31, 2018, where they must comply with the previewed tasks in less than six months.
EDICOM provides GS1 and PEPPOL compliance from one single provider
EDICOM is both an accredited PEPPOL Access Point and owns a certified GS1 electronic catalog. With these two certifications, any NHS supplier will be certain to achieve compliance with the e-Procurement Strategy. This means it is possible to centralize everything in compliance with the DoH on a single platform, enhancing efficiency and cutting economic costs.