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45 - PHR - Pharmaceutical Sciences

PHR 125 - Medical Inventory Management

Code Start Date Duration Venue
PHR 125 20 November 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
PHR 125 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

This course is designed to match the needs of those who need to understand the specialist requirements of the medical supply chain, or for medical staff who have, or may have, responsibility for the medical supply chain. It helps participants plan and operate the medical supply chain with more confidence in their knowledge of the special technical and quality assurance requirements of the medical supply chain. By the end of the course, participants are expected to handle the medical supply while following the quality assurance requirements of the medical items.

Course Objectives

  • Understanding basic principles operating pharmacy management  
  • Learning how to store medicines in a pharmacy 
  • Preparing medicine for transportation 
  • Getting reminded on vital healthcare supplies adequacy 
  • Disposing expired drugs properly 

Who Should Attend?

  • Doctors
  • Health managers
  • Pharmacists
  • Anyone who is involved in pharmaceutical analysis

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Preliminary information
  • Drug designation
  • Selection of essential medicines
  • Drug classification
  • Levels of use

Day 2

  • Layout of a pharmacy
  • Premises
  • Medical equipment inventory management
  • Characteristics of an inventory
  • Interior layout of an inventory
  • Arrangement of drugs and supplies
  • Storage of medicines
  • Temperature monitoring
  • Safe disposal of expired drugs

Day 3

  • Medical logistics
  • Transportation
  • Types of cargo
  • Sensitive pharmaceutical products
  • Individual cold storage
  • Logistics operations at disaster cases
  • Logistics operations under pandemic conditions

Day 4

  • Practical Emergency Management:
  • Usage of Laryngoscope, Endotracheal tubes and I-gel tubes with ET tube holder
  • Usage of Nasopharyngeal tubes
  • Introduction to different types of Facemasks – Hudsons, Non re-breather, Nebuliser
  • Usage of IV Catheters and IV Giving set and how to connect

Day 5

  • Management of antidotes
  • Cyanide Poisoning Treatment
  • Usage of Bone drills
  • NAR Dressings
  • Treating bullet wounds using CAT tourniquets, Trauma bandages, Quik clot, 
  • Chemical weapons exposure antidote treatment (Combopens, Atropen, Diazepam auto-injectors)