Washington Department of Health Services Selects IRMS for Statewide Emergency and Inventory Management

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Upp Technology, a leader in emergency preparedness and response solutions, announced today that the State of Washington Department of Health (DOH) has selected IRMS 360|Enterprise™ to manage the state’s public health resources. The software solution provides the DOH’s Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response (PHEPR) program with a robust, easy-to-use system for real-time visibility and accurate tracking of the state’s critical emergency equipment and pharmaceutical-related inventories.

IRMS|WM provides the DOH with a warehouse management resource for receiving, warehousing and distributing statewide emergency medical countermeasures from the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) including anti-virals and vaccines and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The software records every movement of the resources throughout the state, from distribution to regional Points of Dispensing (PODs) to local healthcare providers.

IRMS|EM provides complete control over the receipt, staging and mobilization of emergency pharmaceuticals, supplies and equipment. The software grants the DHHS and multiple State and partner agencies mobile access to a centralized web-based system where officials can easily monitor emergency inventories as they are consumed and patients as they are treated. The system facilitates allows officials to respond immediately in the event that local supplies require replenishment.

IRMS 360|Enterprise is a proven solution currently operating in twelve states, as well as numerous counties and municipalities. The commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) software system is designed for flexibility, scalability and interoperability, virtually eliminating inaccurate data and inventory outages while streamlining labor-intensive tasks. IRMS is easy to configure and easy to operate, supporting inventory distribution from centralized state-wide management to patient registration, triage, consultation treatment and tracking at mobile Point of Dispensing (POD) field operations.

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