The following 12 Trusts have been short-listed as potential demonstration sites for the GS1 core enablers and are now in the running to be selected as one of 6 Trusts that will be chosen to show-case the benefits of the GS1 strategy to the rest of the NHS:

SALISBURY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
DERBY TEACHING HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
MAIDSTONE AND TUNBRIDGE WELLS NHS TRUST
NORTH TEES AND HARTLEPOOL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
PORTSMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST
THE ROYAL WOLVERHAMPTON NHS TRUST
WRIGHTINGTON, WIGAN AND LEIGH NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
PLYMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
ROYAL CORNWALL HOSPITALS NHS TRUST
LEEDS TEACHING HOSPITALS NHS TRUST

Congratulations to all of these Trusts and particularly to Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust and Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust, who are all supported by the PPSA in terms of their procurement. Good luck for the final selection process.

Please read more about the GS1 Strategy here.