Client Profile:

The Tennessee Department of Health works to protect, promote and improve the health and well-being of Tennesseans and visitors to the state. The 16th largest state in the nation, the population of Tennessee has over 6 million residents in 95 counties.

To efficiently meet the needs of such a large population, Tennessee required a robust yet flexible system for resource and asset management, accurate pharmaceutical and medical supply distribution, and day-to-day clinic and lab management in over 100 diverse locales. In an emergency, the solution also had to stand ready for the receipt, apportionment and disbursement of medical supplies and equipment from the Strategic National Stockpile.

Solution:

For both day-to-day and emergency inventory and patient management, Tennessee implemented Upp Technology’s irms|WM™ Warehouse Management,