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When a product is decommissioned, the status on NMVS changes to supplied, which marks the product as inactive.
You also need to think about the process flow through your dispensary.
If you don’t already have a barcode scanning facility on your counter then you will need to think about how this can be introduced.
Is there space, power and networking for a scanning function in your prescription handover area? Think about your dispensing process, talk to your staff, look at your dispensary layout and engage with your PMR supplier.
The National Medicine Verification Service, which is a centralised database to perform validity checks on products.
FMD is due to be rolled out in Europe from February 2019
The current scanners are designed for scanning 1D barcodes, the types of bar codes needed for FMD are 2D barcodes.
The Newland scanner can also scan 1D barcodes and be used by your PMR system.
See - Scanner Overview.
As part of our solution the barcode only needs to be scanned once. This is because the unique serial number is be aggregated to the bag label barcode and automatically decommissioned as part of the handout process. We have also linked other activities to the scanning process to help make the workflow even more efficient, for example, accuracy checking.