Using integrated logistics strategies, we adapt proven commercial methods for procurement and tools to optimize supply chain performance. These efforts allow us to build country‐level capacity to improve operations along local and global supply chains. Our approach to health commodity procurement involves subcontractor management, strategic sourcing, and supply and demand forecasting. We dedicate expert technical assistance to the logistical management of health commodities, including storage and delivery.
Health Commodity Procurement and Freight Forwarding.
Cutting-edge Technologies in Global Health Supply Chains
To improve access to high-quality health products worldwide, the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management project employs cutting-edge technologies and industry best practices to make global health supply chains more efficient and reach more people.
News: Global Health Supply Chain Program Maintains Strong On-Time Delivery Performance
The USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program – Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project recently published a report that covers the second quarter of FY2018 (January – March 2018). The report outlines the impact the project has had in 60 countries around the globe. On the crucial metric of on-time delivery (OTD) of lifesaving health…
How Can Countries Pay for Their Health Systems? Supply Chains Might Hold the Answer
One objective under Goal 3 of the Sustainable Development Goals is to “achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services, and access to safe, effective, quality, and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.” To achieve this objective by 2030, countries need an increase in health financing efforts both domestically and…
News: Global Health Supply Chain Program Tops 80% On-Time Delivery
The GHSC-PSM project recently shared a report that covers the first quarter of FY2018 (October 1-December 31, 2017). On the crucial metric of on-time delivery (OTD), GHSC-PSM achieved 82 percent for the month of December, exceeding its target of 60 percent. Overall, the quarter’s OTD was 72 percent, more than double that of the previous…