Accession Number:

AD1100081

Title:

DoD Medical Inventory: Reductions Are Possible Through the Use of Commercial Practices

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC WASHINGTON DC United States

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Report Date:

1991-12-05

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

We appreciate the opportunity to be here today to discuss the Defense Departments inventory practices for medical supplies. We will point out practices used by very progressive civilian hospitals and the Department of Veterans Affairs VA that the Department of Defense DOD could adopt to reduce its medical logistics costs.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE