Explore BrainMass
Share

Strategic National Stockpile

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

In reference to the United States Strategic National Stockpile that maintains caches of medical supplies and equipment that can be shipped in 12-hour "push packs" to any location in the country. What would be the advantage of local communities having their own stockpiles if this service is available?

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:33 am ad1c9bdddf
https://brainmass.com/health-sciences/disease-outbreak-control/strategic-national-stockpile-578417

Solution Preview

The need for a more robust process for efficiency in getting supplies to a disaster has
been noted in recent events where people are involved in both natural and man-made
occurrences. The time to event needs to be shortened to often save lives and provide basic
supplies, medical attention or medicines. The idea of the "Golden Hour" of medicine and in the
military applies also in getting much needed help to these disaster victims (Bobdey, 2012). Even
a twelve hour turn around in getting help can mean the difference in life and death. First people
need protection from the elements and whatever is occurring in the disaster. After the initial
insult, ...

Solution Summary

This discussion related the need for better optimization of the location of the Stratetigic National Stockpile

$2.19
See Also This Related BrainMass Solution

Application or major functional area in the SRP system

Please see the attach document for the project Report. Depending on detail desired,
Purchasing: Requisitions; Purchase Orders; Receiving
Inventory/WMS: Receive & put-away; miscellaneous transactions; Shelf Life Extension (SLEP); inventory transfers; import 3rd party transactions; physical inventories & cycle counts; 3PL Reconciliation
BOM & WIP: Item UOM changes
Shipping: Sales order shipments; Shipment tracking
Order Management: Sales order creation
Quality: External cGMP compliance
Payables: Invoices; Payments
Receivables:
Fixed Assets: Add assets; Retire assets
General Ledger: Budgeting (incl UFMS); Journals; Chart of Accounts Maintenance
Reporting: New Discoverer Reports; Maintain Discoverer reports
SysAdmin: User Maintenance

Describe the business process
A Visio diagram of the following process with recommendations for each and Details.
(a) Business Process
(b) Procurement life cycle
(c) Inventory
(d) Order management
(e) Warehouse management
(f) Financial process review
(g) General Ledger Process
(h) Payment process
(i) Receivable Process
(j) Budgeting Process
(k) Chat of account
(l) Feasibility Analysis
(m) Payables
(n) Fixed Asset
(o) Purchasing
Include process documents and procedures
A discussion of best practices
Our recommendations
A discussion of how the recommendations will modernize the SRP
A list and discussion of required training
A discussion of compliance issues
A discussion of reporting requirements and changes
Course of Action Preparation
Reporting
Documentation
listing of risks and risk mitigation

View Full Posting Details