In connection with the introduction of mandatory labelling of medicinal products from 1 July 2020, the operator of the marking system – CRPT – together with the health Ministry tests readiness of market participants for work with marked drugs. It will be held from 1 to 11 June among more than 300 representatives of distributors, pharmacies, hospitals.
The participants of the pharmaceutical market will work out the processes of data transmission in the information system, including shipment to distributors and acceptance by pharmacies and hospitals, as well as the retail sale of drugs or their use for medical care. In addition, there is the process of refusing to accept or return the drugs and their disposal.
“Testing showed representatives of private and public organizations from many regions, this suggests that market participants want to work out all the processes and to avoid misunderstandings. We see that manufacturers of drugs to the labeling of finished, the major retailers also, the system has a 98% budget medical organizations. Ultimate link need experience. The operator will analyze test data and, if necessary, will provide support to all stakeholders”, — said the head of the group “Pharma” CRPT Sergey holkin.
Earlier in CBT spoke about the successful testing of the marking system under load. Testing was conducted on may 20-21, continuously for over 28 hours in real time. The average size of uploaded documents at the time of testing was equivalent to the annual market volume of 62 billion packages of pharmaceuticals. It’s 10 times more of the turnover of drugs in 2019.