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Global Location Number (GLN) The GLN is a global, unique 13-digit number for locations and supply chain parties.
The center's survey, administered by industrial engineering faculty members Heather Nachtmann and Edward Pohl in conjunction with the Health Industry Group Purchasing Association and the Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management, also found that 90 percent of the respondents who were moving toward adoption of a data standards system are implementing GS1 standards, and of these organizations, 51 percent are planning to implement Global Location Numbers by the end of the year.
GHX worked closely with its member organizations, leading government agencies, industry associations and GS1 global and member country organizations to develop cost-effective and efficient means by which healthcare trading partners can implement global standard identifiers, including Global Location Numbers (GLNs), for organization and location identification and Global Trade Item Numbers (GTINs) for product identification.
The new guide outlines the key requirements for product traceability based on global location numbers to identify supply chain partners; global trade identification numbers that uniquely identify products; serial shipping container codes to identify logistics units such as pallets; and lot codes, which identify batches of products.
UCC developed identifier codes for individual products, the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN), and location, Global Location Number (GLN), to be used across international borders.
For the past five years Amerinet has proactively funded and obtained Global Location Numbers (GLNs) for members and has been working with suppliers to implement the use of GLNs and Global Trade Item Numbers([R]) (GTINs).
In addition, the combined resources of GHX's Channel Intelligence solutions and StratCenter's data cleansing capabilities can help manufacturers meet market demands for the use of GS1 Global Location Numbers (GLNs) for organization and location identification.
was honored for developing the use of the global location number to structure membership within Premier.