"We quickly recognized that a proactive commitment and careful planning of the work ahead would be critical to success, particularly when combined with other overlapping projects, such as modernization and technology upgrades," noted John Dittig, DMLSS
project integration manager.
The activity, a component of the Solution Delivery Division (SDD) within the Defense Health Agency (DHA), has six teams that hold daily Scrum meetings focused on their area of the DMLSS application.
DMLSS is an information technology system within the Defense Medical Logistics--Enterprise Solution (DML-ES) portfolio.
The vendor will establish the number from their catalog, and once it is loaded in the Medical Master Catalog, it will download into DMLSS
and the product can be sourced correctly.
"This led to the development of DMLSS
. Today, every military medical treatment facility on land or sea has the benefits of large-volume purchasing and coordinated procurement."
"And at DMLSS
, we manage the file, evaluate and cleanse it, and use that data to develop our own queries so people can pull out the information they're looking for.
In accepting the Institute's award, the DMLSS
program manager, Air Force Col.
In the future, medical platoon leaders will need an operational understanding of eight digital operating systems--BCS3, FBCB2, TCAM, MC4, CHCSII--T, TRAC2ES, TEWLS, and DMLSS
. Five of these--TCAM, MC4, CHCSII--T, TRAC2ES, and TEWLS--will not interface with any of the maneuver ABCS being used by the battalion task force.
JMAR leaders recently completed a review of responses to a request for proposal (RFP) submitted for an executive dashboard for use in business intelligence and decision support initiatives.
In August, the 31st Combat Support Hospital (CSH) at Camp Dwyer, Afghanistan, became the first Army facility in Southwest Asia to use the Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS
) system--an automated medical logistics (MEDLOG) system used to support inventory management and property accountability in medical treatment facilities.
DOD also is fielding the Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS
) Program as the medical logistics component of the Theater Medical information Program.