Through our partnership with KEMSA, we are solving the perennial problem of drug stock-outs
in our health facilities, especially following delays in release of funds from the National Treasury.
The VII is one tool to help countries minimize vaccine stock-outs
and ensure more children receive vaccines on time.
We understand that these stock-outs
may be distressing for those who are not covered by government programs and who may be required to vaccinate themselves for occupational reasons or because they are planning on travelling to hepatitis-affected areas.
After it transformed forecasting, pharmaceutical supplier Cipla Medpro South cut inventory levels 25% and stock-outs
to less than 1%.
20] Research on stock-outs
has strived to quantify the extent and severity of shortages of medical supplies.
In the interim, we established a call center that allows us to monitor the stocks, one that allows the DOH to receive requests or info about stock-outs
so that replacements are made easier and faster.
A new Kanban system includes shelving and rail-mounted bins that reduced excess stock, stock-outs
and misplaced items.
They may have to pay a little more for it but we're not going to have national stock-outs
for Thanksgiving turkeys .
Narayan Laksham, Ultriva founder and CEO commented, “Supplier replenishment is designed to eliminate stock-outs
and resulting expedited deliveries while reducing inventory levels by up to 75 percent all while streamlining processes and dramatically increasing buyer and planner productivity.
HIV activist groups in South Africa are calling on the Minister of Health to address drug supply chain problems that are causing HIV and tuberculosis (TB) drug stock-outs
in the country's Eastern Cape Province.
While this is very exciting and without a doubt the way forward, there are still reports of stock-outs
of other medications.
Namibia Dairies' Managing Director, Hubertus Hamm said: "We will have stock-outs
on some of our carton products in the next few days due to major disruptions in the Durban and Gauteng supply routes.