AHRMM eLearning Course: Introduction to Health Care Supply Chain: Supply Chain Basics

Product Code: 314EL0221A

Member: $98.00
Non-Member: $198.00



The Introduction to Health Care Supply Chain: Supply Chain Basics introduces the fundamentals of health care supply chain management and its flow of products, information and money.

Course Structure
This four-module self-directed course leads learners to outline health care supply chain’s core services, the principles of provider/supplier partnerships and subsequent internal customer support. The course provides an in-depth look at the functions of a health care supply chain including planning, sourcing, contracting, buying, receiving, and paying and how optimization and execution ultimately leads to improved patient care and higher reimbursement outcomes, leading still to continued improvement of insight and structure.

Learning Objectives
  • List the core services of the health care supply chain and their functions
  • Explain the basic principles of internal customer and supplier engagement to propel the supply chain forward in your organization
  • Consider how the core services work together to serve in the interest of patient care
Who Should Attend?
Supply Chain Basics is highly recommended for those new to the field as they begin to understand the complex inter-professional nature of supply chain and the urgent need of its services. Upon completion of the four course modules, learners will receive a certificate of completion and 2 continuing education credits (CECs).
Continuing Education Credit
Upon completion of the "Introduction to Health Care Supply Chain Bundle" course requirements, offered by AHRMM, participants may earn up to 2 AHRMM qualified continuing education credits (CECs) toward recertification of the Certified Material & Resource Professional (CMRP) designation and up to 2 ACHE Qualified Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation.

Discount Pricing
Receive 25% off when you purchase this course and its counterpart "Introduction to Health Care Supply Chain: Strategizing and Using Your Resources" in a bundled package. Click here to register.
Special Thanks
The "Introduction to Health Care Supply Chain: Supply Chain Basics was developed in collaboration with Supply Chain Sherpas.