COVID Vaccine Supply Chain Management – Five Health Systems’ Implementation Plans

ACPE Activity Number: NONE
Release Date: 
December 21, 2020
Expiration Date: 
December 21, 2023
Activity Type: Knowledge-based  
CE Credit: No CE is offered with this activity
Activity Fee: Members – Free / Non-Member – Free

Activity Overview

Join five multi-hospital pharmacy executives as they discuss specifics on their organization’s COVID-19 vaccine supply chain model and lessons learned. The presenters will share the processes and solutions their organizations have implemented to manage the supply chain of COVID vaccine across large regional areas and hospitals and sites of care of varying sizes and populations served.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe implemented macro- models for COVID vaccine receipt and storage
  • Describe distribution processes to sites of care for vaccination
  • Describe COVID vaccine management and documentation
  • Describe staffing plans for administering vaccine

Faculty Information

  • Christopher R. Fortier, Pharm.D., FASHP, Chief Pharmacy Officer, Massachusetts General Hospital, MA
  • Indu Lew, Pharm.D., Senior Vice President, Chief Pharmacy Officer, RWJBarnabas Health, NJ
  • Karen McConnell, Pharm.D., FCCP, FASHP, BCPS, System Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services, Pharmacy Operations and Clinical Services, CommonSpirit Health, CO
  • Richard Montgomery, B.S.Pharm., M.B.A., Contracts and Operations Manager – Pharmacy, AdventHealth, FL
  • Myra Thomas, B.S.Pharm., M.B.A., AVP - Pharmacy, Ochsner Medical Center, LA