Essentials of Inventory Control Certificate

Overview

Course name Essentials of Inventory Control Certificate
Institution AHRMM - Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management
Location Online
Website www.ahrmm.org/ahrmm/education/online_courses/essentials_certificates/essentials_certificates.jsp
Language English
Contact information

Dave Kaczmarek, FAHRMM, CMRP, FDPHM

ahrmm@aha.org

312-422-4573

Details

Course objective

Certificate programs designed to teach all aspects of the responsibilities in the respective disciplines of the healthcare supply chain. This certificate will teach you the basics of inventory: what it is, how to control it, physical inventories, and control beyond the storeroom.

Sector Public
General course topics Inventory
Specific course topics

Inventory basics: differentiate between valuation methods; demonstrate cost-saving measurements by effective management. Inventory control: differentiate between turnover and ABC analysis and when to use each; propose appropriate inventory reduction strategies. Physical inventory: advantages and disadvantages of using traditional inventory vs. cycle counting; ways to view accuracy. Inventory control beyond storeroom: areas that can be deemed for booked departmental inventories; define difference between annual inventory control and perpetual inventory control; explain how to set up par levels, how to evaluate them, and when is ideal to change them.

Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Certificate
Degree name Essentials of Inventory Control Certificate
Attendance mode Online
Incentives Not Specified
Incentives description

Please contact the course host for this information.

Audience Open Enrollment
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Pre-requisites description

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Course fee $299
Course fee description

Each certificate program individually costs $239 for AHRMM Members and $299 for Non-members.

There are two ways you can purchase the certificate programs. You can buy each one individually or you can buy the “Essentials of Healthcare Supply Chain Certificate Series” package, which is all four certificate programs at once. Receive a 20% discount when you purchase all four certificate programs from the “Essentials of Healthcare Supply Chain Certificate Series.” The cost is $765 for AHRMM Members and $950 for Non-members.

Discount available Yes
Discount description

AHRMM members get a discount on all certificate prices.

Receive a 20% discount when you purchase all four certificate programs from the \"Essentials of Healthcare Supply Chain Certificate\" series.

Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

Each certificate is composed of 4 modules. There is a test after each module. In addition to essential and practical information, each module is full of applicable tips and tricks and tried and true advice from seasoned supply chain professionals. Upon successful completion of the four modules, you will receive a certificate in that area of healthcare supply chain management.