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  • One Nation One Tag: FASTag toll payments on national highways, UP expressways from December 1; check details No more congestion at toll plazas in Uttar Pradesh! With an aim to ensure seamless traffic on state highways and national highways crisscrossing Uttar Pradesh, the FASTag system will be implemented from December 1 as the central government has been focussing on ‘One Nation One Tag’. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between National Highways Authority of Indian (NHAI) and Uttar Pradesh Expressway Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA) in this regard. The Financial Express 12 November 2019
  • A strong traceability system is a must for drugs supply chain: Ulrike Kreysa Shahid Akhter, editor, ETHealthworld spoke to Ulrike Kreysa, Senior Vice President Healthcare, GS1, Belgium to know more about the global scenario of spurious drugs and why we need a traceability system. Economic Times 07 November 2019
  • 36th GS1 Conference highlights how safer, efficient care starts with a simple scan The 36th Global GS1 Healthcare conference following the theme of Safer, more efficient care starts with a simple scan began on Tuesday with discussions related to enabling and enhancing patient safety through track and trace of medicines, medical devices. Economic Times 06 November 2019
  • Safer, more efficient care starts with a simple scan: Day 1 of the 36th Global GS1 Healthcare Conference in New Delhi The 36th Global GS1 Healthcare conference following the theme of Safer, more efficient care starts with a simple scan began on Tuesday with discussions related to enabling and enhancing patient safety through track and trace of medicines, medical devices. Medgate Today 06 November 2019
  • Standardisation in healthcare for ensuring patient safety Patient safety takes a centre stage in healthcare and draws attention of regulators and policy makers worldwide. In a study undertaken by Harvard University, it was found that nearly 50 thousand deaths occurred in India, annually, due to medical errors. Patient safety relates to five basic rights which include, identifying the right patient, administering the right drug with the right dosage, at the right time and through the right route. Express Healthcare 05 November 2019
  • GS1 India to host 36th edition of Global GS1 healthcare conference in New Delhi With a focus on patient safety, the conference themes include track and trace for access to safe medicines. The Global GS1 healthcare conference will bring together Indian and international regulators, hospitals, drug and device manufacturers, private government bodies across the world to deliberate upon supply chain and operational efficiency issues, which can lower costs for healthcare providers and enhance patient safety in India. Express Healthcare 04 November 2019
  • Govt seeks RBI nod to expand FASTag usage The Centre has sought the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s approval for expanding the usage of radio frequency identification-based FASTags as open-loop cards to enable their use for other transactions like the purchase of fuel, according to officials aware of the development. Hindustan Times 22 October 2019
  • FASTag – Know Everything About This Digital Payment Tags Earlier this month, Nitin Gadkari, Road Transport and Highways Minister announced that FASTags would become mandatory for all vehicles from December 2019. Any private or commercial vehicle, which has the FASTag will be able to make contactless payments swiftly at toll plazas on national highways. FASTags comes under the National Electronic Toll Collection (NETC) program, which is developed by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). Hans India 18 October 2019
  • FASTag Will Soon be Mandatory For Your Car: This is How The Digital Payment Tag Works Earlier this month, the Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced that FASTags will become mandatory for all vehicles from December this year. This means that any vehicle, private or commercial, which has the FASTag will be able to swiftly make contactless payments at toll plazas on national highways and be on their way. News18 16 October 2019
  • Govt to regulate nebulizers, BP monitors, more devices from 1 Jan The government will now regulate quality and performance standards of commonly used medical devices such as nebulizers, blood pressure monitors, digital thermometers and glucometers, effective January 1, 2020. Mint 15 October 2019
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