Blockchain Technology Factor for Improve Good Distribution Practice in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Erick Fernando1, Meyliana2, Harco Leslie Hendric Spits Warnars3, Edi Abdurachman4
1Erick Fernando, Department of Computer Science, BINUS Graduate Program – Doctor of Computer Science, Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2Meyliana*, Department of Information Systems, School of Information Systems, Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia.
3Harco Leslie Hendric Spits Warnars, Departmentm of Computer Science, BINUS Graduate Program – Doctor of Computer Science, Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia.
4Edi Abdurachman, Department of Computer Science, BINUS Graduate Program – Doctor of Computer Science, Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Manuscript received on February 10, 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on February 20, 2020. | Manuscript published on March 30, 2020. | PP: 2174-2180 | Volume-8 Issue-6, March 2020. | Retrieval Number: F7181038620/2020©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.F7181.038620
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Abstract: The distribution process is one of the processes that occur in all industries, including the pharmaceutical industry. The distribution of medicines in the pharmaceutical industry is the most important to provide quality pharmaceutical products to patients or consumers. With several problems that occur in the distribution of drugs in things that currently should be considered. This happens a lot due to the many drugs that disagree with the provisions or such illegal or false drugs. This research investigates the use of blockchain technology for drug distribution in Indonesia. This research uses a systematic literature review method with related literature. The results of this research found 54 blockchain factors that were used to improve nine aspects of good distribution practices and to ensure the good quality of medicines distributed to consumers.
Keywords: Blockchain Technology, Good Distribution Practice, Pharmaceutical Industry
Scope of the Article: Bio-science and Bio-technology.