Getting Pushy to Increase Access to Family Planning in Senegal: A National Expansion of the Informed Push Model for Reproductive Health Commodities

The Informed Push Model (IPM) is a last-mile distribution model that adapts principles used in the commercial sector distribution to the public health sector. In this Senegal case study the model involves dedicated logistics professionals delivering contraceptives from the regional level directly to the SDPs on a monthly basis. It is a systems design model that reduces the logistics and supply chain competencies required by healthcare workers at the service delivery point.

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Length: 
3 pp
Year: 
2014
Organization: 
IntraHealth International
Languages: 
English
Author(s): 
Hasselback L