Solutions For On-time, Deficient-Free Delivery Of Medical Supplies, Medicines And Other Products
For the person with diabetes in need of insulin, the heart patient awaiting a monitor or the individual expecting critical lab results, a delay of even one day isn't acceptable. Timely delivery of medical supplies or medication could mean the difference between recovery and relapse.
WHITE PAPERS & CASE STUDIES
Protecting A Temperature-Critical Healing Innovation In Storage And Shipping
Mike Whitmore, ABH's logistics manager, explains that the company faced two challenges. First, it was running out of storage space; when operating at maximum capacity, the company can produce more than 300,000 units of Dermagraft per year. Second, keeping its entire inventory in one location posed a risk to the supply.
A Medical Supply Company Opens The Door To Growth
Medical Direct Club delivers urological supplies directly to customers' homes – a huge convenience. But for Medicare or Medicaid to pay the company directly for the supplies, new customers must first complete an "assignment of benefits" form. And that's where things can get challenging.
The Benefits Of A Cloud-Based, Real-Time, M2M-Enabled Cold Chain
This white paper describes cold chain logistics and examines the challenges encountered by globalization and a highly complex regulatory environment. It surveys existing solutions in the pharmaceuticals industry as well as innovative, scalable solutions enabled by a cloud-based service enablement platform.
Supply Chain Management Is The Key To Top-Line Growth In The 21st Century For Pharmaceutical And Medical Device Manufacturers
It has been said that ‘demographics are destiny,’ and this is certainly true of the global growth of the middle class. Newly empowered consumers around the world are creating dynamic and expanding new markets for products that promise to sustain and improve the quality of their lives. International trade has become particularly important for pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers because 57 percent of demand is now found outside of North America. Foreign markets are also manifesting the fastest growth. Yet less than one percent of U.S. healthcare companies export3. What factors hinder pharmaceutical and medical device organizations from participating in the large and growing global marketplace? Many companies cite two primary concerns as the impediment to taking their businesses beyond a solely domestic focus. By Scott Szwast, Healthcare Segment Marketing Director, UPS
The Invisible Component Of Cold Chain Management
The practice of cold chain management continues to evolve rapidly.
What’s The Impact Of Big Data In The Cold Chain?
Anywhere you look these days, people talk about big data. Whether you are in the technology industry, the retail industry, the supply chain and logistics industry, or any other industry, there is no doubt that big data plays a part.