Laura Johnson

Laura Johnson
Laura brings over twenty years of expertise working with both Pharmaceutical and Medical Device manufacturers to improve processes and meet regulatory requirements such as Serialization, UDI and Secure Supply Chain. Laura’s career has also focused on the application of technology to drive efficiencies in manufacturing, warehousing and distribution environments. Her expertise includes leveraging core functionality within major ERP systems like SAP and Oracle and implement automatic data capture technologies such as vision inspection, printing, shop floor devices, barcode and RFID data collection.

Recent Posts

DSCSA: 2017 Deadline for Prescription Drug Manufacturers Fast Approaching

DSCSA deadlines for manufacturers are fast approaching. The Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) is approaching full...

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UDI Compliance: Deadlines Depend on Device Class

The FDA has adjusted UDI compliance deadlines several times.

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Unique Device Identification for Medical Hardware Reaches Europe

Medical device regulations have received an update in Europe.

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A Dose of Reality—and Opportunity—at Pharma Labeling Event

While attending the recent Pharma Packaging and Labeling event in Philadelphia, a few startling statistics that we’ve heard...

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Pharma Labeling Event to Address DSCSA and More

With the next deadline of the FDA’s Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) less than a year away, you would expect most...

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FDA Provides New Guidance on Blood Labeling

If your healthcare organization collects blood or blood components for transfusion, the FDA has some new recommendations for...

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EU Prepping for New Labeling of Human Tissue and Cells

Member states of the European Union (EU) have just a few days left to adopt standardized labeling for donor tissue and cells....

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Medical Device Makers Struggle With Label Readability

Medical device labels need to be easy to read - a challenge for some device makers. In order to meet the September 2016 UDI...

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FDA Requires New Labeling Changes to Secure Patient Safety Regarding Combined Use of Opiods and Benzodiazepines

This past week, the FDA announced that as part of its Opiods Action Plan it is "requiring class-wide changes to drug...

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How is the UDI Implementation Unfolding?

It's been three years since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration mandated unique device identification for most medical devices...

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[Video] Global trade spreads counterfeit drugs

The market for counterfeit drugs endangers consumers and costs the pharmaceutical industry billions of dollars in lost revenue...

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[Video] How the DSCSA will change pharmaceutical traceability

Next year, pharmaceutical distributors will be required to comply with new track-and-trace requirements. Under the DSCSA, they'll...

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Pharmaceutical labeling: Data, data everywhere

The 4th Annual Pharma Labeling Compliance event, held last week in Boston, brought together nearly 100 professionals involved in...

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[Video] Combating the global drug counterfeiting threat

Pharmaceutical counterfeiting costs the industry billions of dollars per year, and threatens the health of millions of consumers....

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[Video] Delayed pharmaceutical tracing requirements take effect

Beginning on March 1, a delayed provision of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act will finally go into effect. Pharmaceutical...

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