Event Format



Wed, Dec 02, 2020, 10:00 AM – Wed, Dec 02, 2020, 12:00 PM


Members: $99 Early Bird ($119 Regular) | Non-Members: $199 Early Bird ($219 Regular)


Virtual Training

Event Host


Part I of this two-part seminar series introduces the fundamentals of health care supply chain management. This virtually-led training is highly recommended for those who are new to the health care supply chain with the latest insights for those who desire to stay on top of an ever-changing profession. This interactive session offers learning and discussion about how the health care supply chain works when optimized inside a health care organization.

Part II of this two-part seminar series is designed to provide context around what makes health care supply chain unique and special. This highly interactive session offers peer-to-peer learning with an emphasis on discussion and idea-sharing under the direction of a seasoned facilitator and supply chain leader. Discussion allows for opportunity to share personal experiences and uniqueness’s inside your organization to support problem-solving and application when you return home.

Learning Outcomes:

  • List the core services of the health care supply chain, including: planning, sourcing, contracting, buying, receiving and payment.
  • Explain the basic principles of internal customer and supplier engagement to propel the supply chain forward in your organization.
  • Consider how the core services work together to serve in the interest of patient care.


  • Joe Walsh, Coach, Educator, Advisor, Founder of Supply Chain Sherpas

Sign up for part 2 Supply Chain 201 on Dec 2 to explore the strategy behind health care supply chain and what makes it unique. 

Continuing Education Credits

By attending the webinar, “Supply Chain 101: An Introduction to Supply Chain,” offered by AHRMM, qualified participants may earn up to 2 AHRMM Continuing Education Credit toward renewal of the CMRP and FAHRMM designations, and/or 2 ACHE Qualified Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation.

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About the Instructor

Joe Walsh is a values-driven leader with a 20-year track record of leading supply chain transformations and new business development ventures at organizations within health care and beyond. Joe has served as Intermountain Healthcare’s Chief Supply Chain Officer and as Pensiamo’s EVP of Operations.

Joe believes talent is the most important and impactful investment for any health care company. Joe founded Supply Chain Sherpas to help elevate the collective capabilities of our industry’s nextgen, emerging, and incumbent leaders. Solutions include executive coaching, leadership development, education programs, and advisory services."