DEVICE IDENTIFICATION

GLOBAL LOCATION NUMBER (GLN)

The Global Location Number (GLN) is like a fingerprint in national and international business transactions.

With the GLN, companies and parts of companies, such as locations or warehouses, can be identified unambiguously and without overlapping.

PharmACT AG is listed under the base number “426046335”.

IVD MARKING

As of 9 February 2019, the EU Directive (2011/62/EC) stipulates that only prescription drugs with an individual serial number on their packaging may be placed on the market.

Our point-of-care test products are not subject to prescription and are marked with a pharmacy identifier (PNN) and a matrix code which is listed worldwide.

UDI (CI) – MARKING FOR IVD

Unique Device Identification (UDI) is a mandatroy requirement for the worldwide unique and machine-readable identification of medical devices and in-vitro diagnostics. It applies to Europe and the USA.

The required product information is stored in the UDI database. The aim is to increase patient safety.