Ascension Donation Program Implementation Toolkit
Ascension Health is partnering with the MedSurplus Alliance and MSA Accredited Medical Surplus Recovery Organizations to implement system-wide processes to recover and redistribute excess inventory to low-income settings. Working together the partners will advance the following goals:
Mission Fulfillment - Support health care workers, heal more patients and strengthen health systems worldwide.
Sustainability Integration - Extend equipment life, divert usable products from landfills, demonstrate environmental stewardship and protect the environment for everyone.
Employee Engagement - Offer volunteer opportunities and medical mission trip support.
Community Benefit - Support community programs, document community needs assessment and other program requirements.
This toolkit outlines the activities, estimated time commitment, documents and the support provided by the MedSurplus Alliance to ensure a successful program. The Implementation Steps Summary below is a downloadable 2-page description of the program.