Medical Device Attribute Navigator Tool
Canadian healthcare providers are ready and waiting for your medical device product data.
GS1 Canada's Healthcare Deployment Committee supports
the adoption of Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) data for the medical device community.
The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) is the world's largest product data network. GDSN makes it
for any company, in any market, to share product information seamlessly.
How GDSN Works
With GDSN, product content is uploaded, maintained and shared automatically, ensuring trading partners have
access to the most current and complete information needed to exchange products on both local and global
Medical device manufacturers are encouraged to publish GDSN data specific to the healthcare providers they
Below, you will find guidance and files featuring the specific product attributes needed to support business
processes by individual healthcare providers.
This page will be updated with health provider attribute lists as needed and the information needs may change
If you do not see the healthcare provider you trade with below, please contact GS1 Canada at email@example.com for further advice.
How to navigate healthcare attributes
Review the medical device
attributes and guidance files below by each healthcare provider you do business with.
Work with your Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN)
Pool solution provider to load your medical device product data.
If you do not already have a
GDSN data pool
provider, you may wish to engage with the GS1
Canada GDSN data pool or select a GDSN data pool from the global
Contact the relevant healthcare providers to arrange
of your GDSN medical device product catalogue.