Our Quality Assurance (QA) systems ensure all procured health supplies are of high quality and in line with U.S. government regulations. These regulations outline requirements for testing, sampling, storage, and handling by commodity type as well as specific regulations in countries of delivery. We also work to confirm that purchased commodities comply with international standards for quality, safety, and efficacy.
Cutting-edge Technologies in Global Health Supply Chains
To improve access to high-quality health products worldwide, the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program-Procurement and Supply Management project employs cutting-edge technologies and industry best practices to make global health supply chains more efficient and reach more people.
News: USAID and Chemonics Selected as Government Innovation Awards Winners
The transformative power of information technology (IT) infiltrates the day-to-day lives of people around the world — from the once-remote communities who now embrace social media to the youth who were excluded from finance but are now using mobile money. Across geographical borders and technical sectors, IT is helping to drive change, and the public…
News: Continuing Improvements to Global Health Supply Chains
The USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program – Procurement and Supply Management Project (GHSC-PSM) recently shared a report that covers the fourth quarter of FY2017 (July 1-September 30) and also serves as the semiannual report covering April 1-September 30, 2017. The report provides insights into the impact GHSC-PSM has had in 59 countries and lessons…
Three Technologies that Could Transform Health Supply Chains
In 2015, the United Nations ratified the Sustainable Development Goals, which include bold targets to eradicate poverty and deliver comprehensive healthcare worldwide by 2030. To achieve Goal 3, ensuring healthy lives and promoting well-being for all at all ages, reaching the largest segment of the world’s poor — the women, children, and men who live…