This fact sheet outlines the different approaches that project Optimize, a World Health Organization and PATH collaboration, is testing to demonstrate that a consumption‐based system that uses service-delivery-level data can have a beneficial impact on inventory management, stock levels, and vaccine wastage.

Corporate author(s): PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: July 2012

Available materials


Point-of-Service Data to Drive Vaccine Supply Chains

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Point-of-Service Data to Drive Vaccine Supply Chains [French]

185 KB PDF

Also known as: Des Données au Niveau des Points de Prestation de Services Pour Guider les Chaînes d'Approvisionnement en Vaccins

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Region: Global

See also:

Vaccines and immunizationMiscellaneous

Health technologiesVaccine delivery

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Contact: PATH Publications
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