DMLSS, Strategic Sourcing Capability and Pricing Agreements - Practical Experience

Description

Pharmaceutical Cost Savings Initiatives, Sourcing, and Logistical IT solutions session discusses how to use Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS) program to leverage the strategic sourcing capability and pricing agreements to maximize cost avoidance.  This hands-on computer training provides participants the opportunity to gain working experience with DMLSS, the Strategic Sourcing capability, and ways to identify cost effective product alternatives.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate how to use the Strategic Sourcing Capability to maximize cost avoidance opportunities.
  2. State how maintenance of the Strategic Sourcing Capability process can impact daily workflow.
  3. Illustrate how ABi search provides advantages to the user by highlighting preferred products and site data information.
  4. Explain how to identify pharmaceutical products ordered through DMLSS versus the Electronic Health Record interface.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate how to use the Strategic Sourcing Capability to maximize cost avoidance opportunities.
  2. State how maintenance of the Strategic Sourcing Capability process can impact daily workflow.
  3. Illustrate how ABi search provides advantages to the user by highlighting preferred products and site data information.
  4. Explain how to identify pharmaceutical products ordered through DMLSS versus the Electronic Health Record interface.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Jason
Jason Galka, PharmD
Branch Chief
US Navy-Defense Logistics Agency
 
Kevin
Kevin Bourne, PharmD
Branch Chief, Clinical Ops, Customer Pharmacy Operations Center
Defense Logistics Agency - Troop Support
 
Ivan
Ivan Domenech, DMLSS Training Specialist
Project Manager, DMLSS Documentation and Training
JMLFDC
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Pharmacy Business Operations, Management, and Professional Leadership
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, October 21
Time: 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: 
Kansas City Convention Center - 3501C
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-201-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .3
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-18-201-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .3
Activity Type:
Application-based