Here you will find the following GS1 reference information for Zimmer:
- Actions and Timeline Summary
- Our Label Format
- Downloadable GTIN Cross Reference Sheets
- GDSN Registry Instructions
- A Letter to Our Customers
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Additional Resources and Contact Information
Zimmer Biomet supports the FDA’s Unique Device Identification (UDI) regulations and GS1 standards for product identification. Zimmer Biomet is adhering to the compliance timelines and expectations as specified by the FDA’s final rule on UDI for implementing the appropriate elements.
Further Zimmer Biomet and supports the healthcare industries adoption of the Global Location Number (GLN), Global Trade Identification Number (GTIN) and the Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN).
GHX Health ConneXionTM was selected as Zimmer Biomet’s certified data pool. Class III products are currently synchronized and available for our trading partners via the GDSN subscription process. The timeline for moving other devices classes can be found in the table below. Please note that while we are working to update all labels to be GS1 and UDI Compliant, existing inventory may have labels that are not yet compliant.