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News: GHSC-PSM Project Hits 87 Percent On-Time Delivery and Achieves $85 Million in Savings Per Recent Annual Report

February 21, 2019
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The recently published Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report of the USAID Global Health and Supply Chain Program – Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project shows significant strides in delivering lifesaving health commodities.
Global Health Supply Chain

Operating a Global Health Supply Chain in Low-Resource Settings

Dr. Hua Ni
January 15, 2019
2 Minute Read
In addressing the challenges of operating a global health supply chain in low-resource settings, there’s plenty to learn from established commercial supply chains.

Who Says Math Isn’t Cool? Applying Mathematical Optimization in Public Health Supply Chains

Dr. Hua Ni
November 27, 2018
4 Minute Read
Health supply chain managers face limited resources and increasing responsibility to ensure the right medicines are in the right place at the right time for patients. Mathematical optimization allows them to make the best decisions possible with limited resources.

News: Chemonics Responds to House Foreign Affairs Committee Report about the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management Project

October 16, 2018
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An October report from the House Foreign Affairs Committee provided insights into key findings and recommendations for the successful implementation of the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program- Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project.

News: GHSC-PSM’s Latest Report Shows Strong and Steady On-time Delivery Rates, Expansion of In-country Presence to 33 Field Offices

September 19, 2018
3 Minute Read
The most recent quarterly report of the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program- Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project, implemented by a Chemonics-led consortium, shows the project achieving strong and steady on-time delivery of lifesaving health commodities, expanding its in-country presence to 33 field offices, and meeting global health objectives through its support for a new first-line antiretroviral drug (ARV) regimen.

News: USAID and Chemonics Selected as Government Innovation Awards Winners

September 13, 2018
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The Government Innovation Awards recognize disruptors and emerging leaders who are using information technology to transform government agencies. This year, USAID and Chemonics are recognized for using technology to overcome challenges in low-resource settings.

The 21st Century Goldilocks: Using Technology to Monitor the Temperature of Health Commodities

Scott Dubin
July 18, 2018
4 Minute Read
Fluctuations in the temperature of health commodities as they move along the supply chain can compromise product quality and efficacy. In this blog post, Scott Dubin argues the importance of using smart technology solutions to keep medicines not too hot and not too cold but just right, ensuring the most effective, high-quality medicines reach patients who need them most.

News: Partnering with Arizona State University to Support Continual Learning for Employees Worldwide

July 17, 2018
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Chemonics International, one of the world’s leading implementers of innovative development solutions, and Arizona State University, the nation’s highest-ranked institution for innovation, have teamed up to provide Chemonics employees worldwide with access to accredited online education.