To increase local capacity and ensure supply chain sustainability, SCMS shares our skills, tools and knowledge through customized, hands-on technical assistance. We offer support throughout the supply chain, from planning demand to local delivery, for a range of stakeholders including host governments and ministries of health, nongovernmental organizations, faith-based providers and the private sector.
Develop long-term forecasts to determine what medicines and products are needed, how much, when and who will purchase them. Access Technical Brief.
Conduct effective purchasing through a transparent, competitive and fair process to ensure a reliable supply of quality medicines and health products. Access Technical Brief.
Ship products using the most appropriate method and clear customs without delay. Access SCMS In Brief
Warehousing and Inventory Management
Safely and securely store products according to best practices and facilitate an efficient ordering process from health facilities. Access Technical Brief.
Ensure medicines and supplies reach their destination in good condition so they are available to patients. Access Technical Brief.
Logistics Management Information Systems
Improve systems for inventory management, tracking consumption data and reordering products.
Strengthen quality assurance systems to ensure a controlled process and high-quality medicines and supplies. Access In Brief and Access Technical Brief.
Contact us to learn about opportunities for system strengthening.