Webinar: The Value of UDI Implementation for Healthcare Systems and Providers, November 5, 2012
What: Free Webinar: “The Value of UDI Implementation for Healthcare Systems and Providers”
When: Monday, November 5, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EST
Topic: With the enhanced capabilities that could arise from UDI adoption and implementation, there are a number of opportunities that exist specifically for health care systems and providers, including streamlining internal supply chains, more effective recall management, and increased access to device information to inform point of care decisions. Successful unique device identification (UDI) implementation has the potential to enable a host of benefits for healthcare systems and providers in their operational, financial and clinical activities. To explore this promise of successful UDI implementation, the Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at the Brookings Institution, in cooperation with FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health.
Speakers: Laurel Junk, Vice President of Supply Chain at Kaiser Permanente, and Natalia Wilson, Co-Director of the Health Sector Supply Chain Research Consortium at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University