UNICOM is about improved patient safety and better healthcare for all.

UNICOM in a nutshell

UNICOM is about improved patient safety and better healthcare for all. The project focuses on implementing the International Standard Organisation’s (ISO) suite of IDMP (IDentification of Medicinal Products) standards. Work will involve further development, testing, implementation and diffusion of these standards for:

  • regulatory purposes of national medicinal products authorities and the European Medicines Agency (EMA)
  • global pharmacovigilance
  • advancing cross-border digital health services, particularly ePrescription
  • better healthcare for all, public health services, clinical research, big data analytics, artificial intelligence applications.