Release: information about changes
Changes in GS1 Data Source
Several times a year, releases of GS1 Data Source take place. These include changes to validations, the instructions or the addition or modification of attributes or codes.
Release 20 November
There is a release of GS1 Data Source on November 20. The data model for healthcare is also included in this release. We inform you about what will change in the Netherlands, so you could prepare in time and make the necessary adjustments to your systems.
New attributes and validations for medical devices
One new medical device attribute is added to indicate whether a medical device contains human tissue. A total of five new validations. These will apply of manufacturer's name, whether the medical device contains phthalates and by certificate information. One validation rule is changed, making it mandatory to enter the GMDN code for class IIb medical devices too. In the documents below you will find all changes for the Netherlands.