Policies and Procedures Manual for the Health Care Supply Chain, 2nd Edition



AHRMM's Policies and Procedures Manual for the Health Care Supply Chain, 2nd Edition contains over 160 new and revised health care supply chain policies and procedures to reflect current leading practices. The updated digital manual includes policies, procedures and forms needed to run a successful supply chain department in any health care organization and cover the areas of Administration, Contracts, Strategic Sourcing, Purchasing, Inventory Management, Receiving and Shipping, Print and Copy, Distribution, Linens, Central Services and more.


The manual is organized in a manner that will simplify the task of creating policies and procedures as well as the tools that are used with them, such as spreadsheets, forms and checklists. In addition to the revision and updates of the policies, the manual now includes a glossary and a list of resources to help educate and support the health care supply chain team within your organization.

The most exciting feature of the new manual is the ability to edit and tailor each policy, procedure and tool to your organization’s specific needs. The Policies and Procedures Manual for the Health Care Supply Chain, 2nd Edition is downloadable in an easy to use Microsoft Word format.

Online Ordering Process

In an annual subscription format, your license includes regular updates. Renew each year for new content developed by AHRMM and health care supply chain experts. Purchase the full book or by chapter based on what you need this year.

Your subscription access is available for one year from the purchase month. It must be renewed one year after purchase to continue access to the material. If the subscription is not renewed by the expiration date, the user will be charged full price at next purchase. There are no refunds on purchases.

Select a license quantity using the links below and add the product to your shopping cart. You will be prompted to review the license agreement and required to acceptance terms to complete you order. Note: you will receive an email from noreply@aha.org with the subject line, “Important Information Regarding Your Recent AHA Purchase.” This email will include a custom URL to access the Policies and Procedures for Health Care Supply Chain Manual, 2nd Edition through the Tizra® digital publishing software. The purchaser must forward the link(s) to the end user for use. You may log on to Tizra® using your AHRMM User ID and Password. If you need assistance, please contact helpebooks@aha.org. All subscribers will need to renew their subscriptions yearly.

No Software Required

There is no software required to view the eBook. Users can access the Policies and Procedures on the Tizra® digital publishing platform using their standard web browser with their AHRMM username and password.


Order the Full eBook

  Member Non-Member
Full eBook for Single User $149 $219
Full eBook for 5 Users (10% Discount) $670 $986
Full eBook for 10 Users (15% Discount) $1,267 $1,862



Order Individual Chapters

All individual chapters are priced at $35 for Members and $45 for Non-Members

Chapter 1: Administrative

Chapter 2: Contracts and Strategic Sourcing

Chapter 3: Purchasing

Chapter 4: Inventory Management

Chapter 5: Receiving and Shipping

Chapter 6: Linen Services

Chapter 7: Printing and Copying

Chapter 8: Central Service


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