Intermountain Healthcare Consolidated Supply Chain Center Case Study - Self Distribution Model in Healthcare


Intermountain Healthcare Supply Chain Organization has embarked on strategy to drive costs out of the healthcare supply chain. As a part of that strategy, a consolidated distribution center was built for distribution of medical-surgical supplies, pharmacy products, and other ancillary services. The presentation focuses on the key learning's along the journey to self-distribution.

This session was previously recorded at the 2014 AHRMM Annual Conference.

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain insights of healthcare self-distribution strategies methodology used in the selection of technology solutions in logistics and warehousing.
  • Why your people are your most important improvement enabler and asset - invest in your people.
  • Determine the importance of defining a clear strategy and business case.

Presenter: Gordon Slade, VP, HC Pharmacy and SCM Commercial Services, UPMC

Presenter: Greg Swanson, Managing Partner, National Medical Logistics

Member Price: Free | Non-Member Price: $99
CPE Credit: 1