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AHRMM Now highlights AHRMM education and important dates you need to know about. Never miss an important AHRMM event or deadline again!
Early Bird Special: Save $10 on New eLearning Course
The Process of Operationalizing Contracts to Support CQO
This interactive eLearning course teaches how to effectively operationalize contracts, resulting in an organized management process that will allow the entire organization to purchase quality products at the lowest cost.
 
Get Early Bird savings when you order the course by June 29!
Early Bird Member Price: $88. Regular Member Price: $98.
 
Upcoming Events
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.
 
 
 New On-Demand Recording - FREE for AHRMM Members!
Turning Vendor Reviews Into Growth Opportunities: Building a Better Vendor Scorecard
Mayo Clinic shareS how they are strengthening their supplier relationships in each major contracting category using their newly created interactive scorecard. Utilize Mayo’s criteria as a starting point to standardize evaluation metrics, and develop true strategic partnerships with your vendor community.
 
 
Survey: Daily Demands and Time
Demands & Daily Complications of the Supply Chain Professional
AHRMM is gathering "real life" statistics to quantify the demands and daily complications of a supply chain professional. Please help us collect this data by taking 1-2 minutes to respond to this 5-question survey by next Tuesday, June 20. Your name, organization, contact information will not be used or associated with your responses. Thank you for your help.
 
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Heater-Cooler Study
More Than a Third of Heater-Cooler Devices Used in Open Heart Surgery May Be Contaminated with Deadly Bacteria
Thirty-three of 89 (37 percent) heater-cooler units assessed between July 2015 and December 2016 tested positive for Mycobacterium chimaera (M. chimaera), a bacterium associated with fatal infections in open-heart surgery patients, according to new research presented at the 44th Annual Conference of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).
 
Source: HPN Daily Update - June 14, 2017
 
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