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• UPCOMING EVENTS         • SUPPLIER SESSION AT AHRMM17         NEW WEBCAST SERIES
Upcoming Events
JUNE
7-8
2017 UDI Conference
AHRMM members and participants in the Learning UDI Community (LUC) can save $200 off the registration rate for the 2017 UDI Conference, June 7-8, at the Hilton Baltimore, MD. To receive the special rate, enter LUC in the discount field during online registration. 
 
Team registrations are encouraged. If two or more from the same company are planning to attend, contact nicole@clariongroupinc.com to get a discount code.
 
JUNE
14
WEBINAR: Get the Leeches Out of Your Item Master
Join Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System (FMOLHS) as they explain the journey they have taken over the last year to design, build, and deploy Clinical ConneXion to send data directly from GHX to Epic, allowing them to provide a more robust item file to Epic, with the goal of fully eliminating one-time (miscellaneous) supplies and to truly get the leeches out of their item master.
 
This webinar is presented in collaboration with HIMSS. One Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit will be awarded by AHRMM.
 
JUNE
27
WEBINAR: Engage to Achieve: CQO Outside of Supply Chain
Learn how to enhance CQO efforts through the inclusion of Budget Impact Analysis (BIA), along with clinical and other economic perspectives and the continuous strategies of the value analysis process.
 
JULY
23
CMRP Exam at AHRMM17
Obtaining a Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) designation is a great way to document your professional knowledge, skills, and experience, so take your CMRP exam at AHRMM17 this summer! You can receive instant results. To help you better prepare for the exam, AHRMM is offering a CMRP Overview session on Sunday, July 23. CMRP exam applications are due June 26.
 
JULY
23-26
AHRMM17 Conference & Exhibition
Join more than 1,000 healthcare supply chain providers and over 200 suppliers at AHRMM17 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., for four days of insightful keynotes, practical learning labs, new business solutions presentations, and face-to-face discussions and activities with leading healthcare supply chain thought leaders.
 
 
 Supplier Session at AHRMM17
A professional development session at AHRMM17 geared toward supplier community:
 
The Secrets of Successful Collaboration - Strategically Partnering with Providers to Create a Win-Win Environment
 
Strategically partnering with healthcare providers requires identifying and engaging key players, building trust, transparency, and using direct communication... but how is that best achieved? CQO and the Triple Aim define the value-based model in healthcare, and require suppliers to think differently than in the past. Collaboration is the only way to understand the clinical and economic impact of your products and services to achieve that value. Suppliers are in a unique position to help providers implement the value-based model in their healthcare organizations by collaborating in areas they may not have the expertise or bandwidth to address. This session provides tools and take-aways to understand and strengthen your relationships with providers.
 
Speaker: Brent Petty, CMRP, Executive Industry Consultant, Global Healthcare Team, Lexmark International, Inc.
 
AHRMM exhibitors and sponsors: You do not have to have a full conference badge to attend – this session is open to AHRMM’s vendors.
 
This hour-long session will be offered twice on Monday, July 24, at 10:00 am and 11:30 am.
 
 
  New Webcast Series
Unit of Use (UOU)
In this 3-part webcast series, developed by UOU Work Group, a part of the Learning UDI Community, you will learn about the FDA Unique Device Identification (UDI) Unit of Use (UOU):
 
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