NIGERIA

OWNING OR OUTSOURCING: WHICH IS BEST FOR HEALTHCARE DELIVERY?

IF GOVERNMENTS RELEASE PART OF THEIR SUPPLY CHAIN DISTRIBUTION AND WAREHOUSING, THEY DON’T LOSE CONTROL BUT ACTUALLY GAIN AN INCREDIBLE ADVANTAGE THROUGH BETTER USE OF FUNDING, SUPPLY CHAIN FUNCTIONAL AGILITY AND ACCESS TO EXPERTISE FROM SERVICE PROVIDERS.

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ARC ENGAGEMENT STORIES: LOCAL PHARMA DELIVERS

NIGERIAN PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES ARE PARTNERING WITH GOVERNMENT TO SUPPORT ITS PROVISON OF NIGERIA’S BASIC MINIMUM PACKAGE OF HEALTH SERVICES.

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DEVELOPING A TOOLKIT FOR BUILDING ROBUST HEALTH SUPPLY CHAINS IN AFRICA

AS AFRICAN GOVERNMENTS WORK TOWARDS IMPLEMENTING UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERTISE SHARING BETWEEN THE PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTOR IS BECOMING AN INCREASINGLY IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTION IN SUPPORT OF BUILDING STRONGER HEALTH SYSTEMS, INCLUDING RESILIENT SUPPLY CHAINS, ON THE CONTINENT.

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CAN GOVERNMENTS CULTIVATE PATIENT-CENTRIC HEALTH SUPPLY CHAINS IN AFRICA?

CAN GOVERNMENTS IN AFRICA REALLY HOPE TO ACHIEVE PATIENT-CENTRIC SUPPLY CHAINS? YES, THEY CERTAINLY CAN. HOWEVER, THERE ARE SOME EXISTING BARRIERS THAT HAVE SLOWED DOWN THE RATE OF PATIENT-CENTRIC SUPPLY CHAINS BEING DEVELOPED.

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WHY IS PRIVATE SECTOR ENGAGEMENT IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SUPPLY CHAIN IMPORTANT?

GOVERNMENTS DO NOT NEED TO START FROM SCRATCH TO WORK OUT HOW TO GET MEDICINES TO PATIENTS. THE PRIVATE SECTOR HAS IMMENSE EXISTING KNOWLEDGE AND TRIED AND TESTED APPROACHES THAT CAN BE LEVERAGED IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SPACE.

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HOW PATIENTS’ VOICES CAN DRIVE HEALTHCARE CHANGES

CREATING PATIENT-CENTRED HEALTHCARE REQUIRES THAT THE PATIENT’S VOICE BE CENTRAL TO DECISION-MAKING. THIS BEGS THE QUESTION AS TO WHAT EXTENT PATIENTS’ VOICES CAN EFFECT CHANGE IN THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS THAT SERVE THEM?

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ARC ENGAGEMENT STORIES: EASING THE TRANSITIONING TO A NEW HIV THERAPY

IN KENYA AND SOUTH AFRICA, THE AFRICA RESOURCE CENTRE RECRUITED COMMERCIAL SUPPLY CHAIN EXPERTS TO SUPPORT THE PRODUCT LAUNCH OF A NEW FIRST-LINE ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY REGIMEN AND A TRANSITION PLAN FOR REPLACING THE EXISTING REGIMEN.

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ARC ENGAGEMENT STORIES: INTRODUCTION

THE STORIES IN THIS BLOG SERIES ILLUSTRATE THE DIFFERENT WAYS ARC IS HELPING COUNTRIES ENGAGE PRIVATE SECTOR EXPERTISE TO STRENGTHEN THEIR HEALTH SUPPLY CHAINS AND DESIGN INNOVATIVE NEW APPROACHES THAT ENSURE MEDICINES ARE AVAILABLE TO THE PEOPLE WHO NEED THEM.

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NOVO NORDISK – A GLOBAL MODEL FOR MANAGING MEDICINE SUPPLY CHAINS DURING COVID-19

NOVO NORDISK HAS PROVIDED A GLOBAL MODEL FOR OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGES FACING MEDICAL SUPPLY CHAINS AROUND THE WORLD DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC.

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HOW COVID-19 IS SHAPING PRIVATE-SECTOR APPROACHES TO SUPPLY CHAINS AND LESSONS FOR THE PUBLIC SECTOR

ONE OF THE MAJOR CHALLENGES FOR GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS IS THAT EACH COUNTRY IS DEALING WITH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND RESPONSE IN ITS OWN WAY.

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HOW UPS IS RESPONDING TO CHALLENGES FACING THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

PARCEL DELIVERY, SHIPPING AND LOGISTICS GIANT UPS IS PROVIDING KEY FINANCIAL AND IN-KIND SUPPORT TO RELIEF ORGANISATIONS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.

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PRIVATE SECTOR ADVISORY BOARD COVID-19 RESPONSES: JOHNSON & JOHNSON

OUR PRIVATE SECTOR ADVISORY BOARD HAVE RESPONDED TO CHALLENGES FACING THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR WITH SMART AND TIMELY INTERVENTIONS.

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