Grady’s Logistics division serves as the support lifeline for EMS Field division. Logistics is responsible for issuing and tracking medical supplies and equipment, while ensuring all emergency and non-emergency vehicles are stocked and ready for deployment.
Some contributing factors to the logistics division overall success can be attributed to the high level of service and accountability of the division’s inventory control, which includes management of ambulance units positioned for dispatched at a moments notice.
The division also uses inventory control tools such as the ERP purchasing system, pre-established PARS for supplies, and an equipment tracking database. These tools directly impact the department’s bottom line.