Risk Management for Public Health Supply Chains: Toolkit for Identifying, Analyzing, and Responding to Supply Chain Risk in Developing Countries

Risk management is not limited to a single occasion. It is a continuous process of assessing and responding to risk within the supply chain. This toolkit can provide public health supply chain managers in developing countries with a simple process for identifying and analyzing the sources of risk within the supply chain and for developing a robust response to manage risk.

Capacity building, Management, Planning & Budgeting, Policy

  • Sub-categories Assessments and Research, HIV/AIDS, Human Resource, Immunization, Malaria, Noncommunicable diseases (NCD), Reproductive health, TB
  • Commodities Diagnostics, Indoor Residual Spraying, Medicines, Mosquito nets, Pesticides, Reproductive health products, Supplements, Technologies, Vaccines
  • Latest update 2013-06-23 00:00:00
  • Version PDF Only
  • Developed by USAID | DELIVER PROJECT
  • When to use Risk management is not limited to a single occasion. It is a continuous process of assessing and responding to risk within the supply chain. This toolkit can provide public health supply chain managers in developing countries with a simple process for identifying and analyzing the sources of risk within the supply chain and for developing a robust response to manage risk.
  • Languages English
  • Level of use Central, District, Facility, Regional
  • Form There are three other associated files: Workshop: Developing a Risk Management Plan; Understanding and Managing Supply Chain Risks: Activity Session Notes; The Risk Assessment and Control Decision Support Tool (TRAC_DST)
  • Amount of training / TA required None
  • Inputs & outputs None
  • Cost Free
  • Advantages This toolkit includes: two case studies describing how risk management has been successfully used in a resource-limited setting; a short facilitator’s guide that the supply chain manager can use to lead stakeholders through a risk management workshop for a health program; the Risk Assessment and Control (TRAC) spreadsheet that can be used to analyze supply chain risk and to select appropriate responses
  • Limitations None
  • Availability PDF for the tool. Other associated documents in Power Point; Word and Excel
  • Remarks
  • Downloadable files RiskMgmtPublHealSC.pdf
  • Contact jsinfo@jsi.com
  • Submission date 2016-07-23 02:00:00