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GS1 Canada: Friend or Foe?

Written by Tim Wilson on June 21, 2017 for CanadianHealthcareNetwork.ca  Tech Tonic by Tim Wilson The healthcare supply chain in Canada is ripe for transformation, but progress to date has been slower than expected. Some of this might be due to confusion with regard to the role of GS1 Canada, a not-for-profit organization that, by its own admission, is dedicated to fostering the continuous development and adoption of global e-commerce standards. ... Read More

Advancing Healthcare in Ontario

Within hours of receiving the Expert Panel Report, Commport made a public statement of support for the proposals put forward. >> Read it here! Commport did make a presentation to the Expert Panel as part of their complete market-wide interview process, and the suggestions we presented were well received by the Panel. The Report recommendations closely ... Read More

Commport Communications International, inc. Supports Expert Panel Recommendations for Ontario’s Healthcare Sector Supply Chain

AURORA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) - As a leading provider of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and as the only certified Canadian Global Data Synchronization Network data pool, Commport Communications International, inc. ("Commport") was pleased today with the recommendations of the government appointed Expert Panel in their review of Ontario's Healthcare Sector Supply Chain. "We commend Ontario's Mini... Read More

10th Annual Healthcare Supply Chain Conference 2017

HSCN’s National Supply Chain’s Conference and Exhibition The Leading Edge of New Horizons, is designed for senior management, executives, decision makers and professionals integral to improving supply chain efficiencies.The conference runs from May 15-17 and offers excellent opportunities for healthcare supply chain professionals and caters specifically to the Canadian market. Commport is very excited to be a sponsor and part of the annual conference.... Read More

2017 MEDEC MedTech Conference – Unleashing Innovation

The MedTech Conference is MEDEC’s annual signature conference for the medtech industry. This year the event is held from Wednesday, April 5 to Thursday April 6 at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.Commport is this years lanyard sponsor and exhibitor. See you there! To regsiter or sponsor the annual conference visit MEDEC’s website here... Read More

A Commentary on the World Health Innovation Network’s paper:

Visibility: The New Value Proposition for Health Systems.(Dr. Anne Snowdon, Odette School of Business, University of Windsor, October 2016)It was with great anticipation that we read the above noted paper when it was released by Dr. Snowdon, having heard so much about its forecasted impact on Canadian Healthcare.However, the excitement was short lived upon finding the report to be strangely reminiscent of an earlier paper produced by McKinsey & Company in 2... Read More

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2016

HSCN's National Supply Chain's Conference and Exhibition Linking the Supply Chain Together, promises more learning opportunities than ever before with 2016's all-new introduction of concurrent streams, designed to appeal to individual tastes within the supply chain. The conference runs from May 9-11 and offers excellent opportunities for healthcare supply chain professionals and caters specifically to the Canadian market. Commport is very excit... Read More

MEDEC 2016 MedTech Conference

The MedTech Conference is MEDEC’s annual signature conference for the medtech industry. This year the event is held from Monday, Apr. 25 to Wednesday, Apr. 27 at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.Commport is this years lanyard sponsor and exhibitor. See you there! To regsiter or sponsor the annual conference visit MEDEC's website ... Read More

Commport now Lowe’s Canada Preferred GDSN Provider

Commport announces agreement with Lowes Canada, earning preferred GDSN (Global Data Synchronization Network) technology vendor statusFurther enhancing Commport’s trusted reputation in the North American GDSN marketplace, suppliers such as Nest Labs and Miele are among those vendors have chosen Commport’s Datapool service. Allowing them the ability to send and receive GDSN product data efficiently and economically with Lowes Canada as well as other North American GDSN retailers s... Read More