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Information on PSCI and resource materials on pharmaceutical supply chain sustainability.

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PSCI Newsletter, December 2019

Link
17 Dec 2019

Our latest newsletter, accessible at the link below, reflects recent activities including our Annual General Meeting, supplier conferences and webinars. It also highlights our upcoming plans, and external developments relevant to pharmaceutical supply chains.

Ethics Webinar: Recording

Ethics Webinar: Recording

Webinar Video Link
17 Dec 2019

This webinar first aired on Thursday 5th December 2019.
The recording is attached.

In this webinar we explored Ethics for the pharmaceutical supply chain. Our speakers covered how to design an anti-bribery and corruption programme and PSCI’s expectations regarding business ethics.

We were delighted to be joined by the following speakers:

  • Manjit Singh, Associate Director Corporate Sustainability at Centrient
  • Mark Pearson, Principal at Deloitte
  • Dimple Thomas, Senior Manager at Deloitte
  • Ethics
  • Business Integrity & Fair Competition
  • Bribery & Corruption

Ethics Webinar: Slide deck

Slides
17 Dec 2019

The slides from the PSCI Ethics Webinar which first aired on Thursday 5th December 2019.

  • Ethics
  • Business Integrity & Fair Competition
  • Bribery & Corruption
The PSCI Principles

The PSCI Principles

Organisational Information
26 Nov 2019

The 2019 revision of the PSCI Principles (PSCI Principles v2.0) was approved by the membership on Tuesday 12th November, 2019, at the Annual General Meeting in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

The PSCI Principles for Responsible Supply Chain Management set the standard for human rights, ethics, labor, health and safety, environment and related management systems.The Principles may be voluntarily supported by any business in the pharmaceutical industry.

The Principles now include a specific reference to human rights and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, an enhanced ethics section, and new clauses on resource efficiency and sustainable sourcing.

The new version is currently available in English only. Translations will added in the coming weeks.

  • Ethics
  • Human Rights and Labor
  • Health & Safety
  • Environment
  • Management Systems

Introduction presentation for PSCI audit opening meeting

Document
1 Aug 2019

Introduction presentation for PSCI audit opening meeting.

Version 1 - 07/02/2017
Version 2 - 01/08/2019

  • Audit Programme

Full PSCI SAQ & Audit Report Template for Core Suppliers, External Manufacturers, Component and Material Suppliers (WORD VERSION)

Document
29 Jul 2019

MS Word version of the PSCI Self Assessment Questionnaire and Audit Report Template for Core Suppliers, External Manufacturers, Component and Material Suppliers.

Version 5, February 2019
Chinese translation added July 2019.

Select your preferred language from the options below
  • Ethics
  • Human Rights and Labor
  • Health & Safety
  • Environment
  • Management Systems
  • Audit Programme

PSCI Shared Audit Program Brochure

Document
4 Jul 2019

This document gives a summary of the PSCI Shared Audit Program and process and answers frequently asked questions including:

  • Why do we audit?
  • What are "Shared" Audits?
  • Who benefits from Shared Audits?
  • Initiating a PSCI shared Audit
  • What happens in a PSCI Shared Audit?
  • Who carries out the audit?

Last updated July 2019

  • Audit Programme

PSCI Auditor Training 2018 Vienna

Document
17 May 2019

Presentation Pack from the 2018 PSCI Auditor Training, 4 - 5 December in Vienna, Austria

  • Audit Programme

Abbreviated PSCI SAQ & Audit Report Template for Service Providers & General Manufacturers (WORD VERSION)

Document
7 Feb 2019

WORD VERSION
Abbreviated PSCI Self Assessment Questionnaire & Audit Report Template for Service Providers & General Manufacturers.

Version 5, February 2019

  • Ethics
  • Human Rights and Labor
  • Health & Safety
  • Environment
  • Management Systems
  • Audit Programme

Abbreviated PSCI SAQ & Audit Report Template for Service Providers & General Manufacturers (EXCEL VERSION)

Document
7 Feb 2019

EXCEL VERSION
Abbreviated PSCI Self Assessment Questionnaire & Audit Report Template for Service Providers & General Manufacturers.

For optimum functionality, we recommend using the most up to date version Microsoft Excel. If you only have access to Excel 2003 or earlier, we recommend using the Word version of the SAQ.

Content Version 5, February 2019

  • Audit Programme

Full PSCI SAQ & Audit Report Template for Core Suppliers, External Manufacturers, Component and Material Suppliers (EXCEL VERSION)

Document
7 Feb 2019

EXCEL VERSION
PSCI Self Assessment Questionnaire and Audit Report Template for Core Suppliers, External Manufacturers, Component and Material Suppliers

For optimum functionality, we recommend using the most up to date version Microsoft Excel. If you only have access to Excel 2003 or earlier, we recommend using the Word version of the SAQ.

Content Version 6, February 2019

  • Audit Programme
PSCI Audit Guidance

PSCI Audit Guidance

Document
14 Nov 2018

This document is designed to be used by PSCI members, audit contractors and suppliers. It provides a detailed overview of the audit process and corresponding roles and responsibilities at each stage of the process.

  • Audit Programme

PSCI 2018-2020 Strategy

Document
17 Jan 2018

This is a short summary of the new strategy, and the process taken to achieve it.

PSCI Auditor Training 2017 Shanghai (Day 1)

Document
22 Nov 2017

Presentation Pack from the 2017 PSCI Auditor Training, 20 - 22 November, in Shanghai, China.

  • Audit Programme

PSCI Auditor Training 2017 Shanghai (Day 2)

Document
22 Nov 2017

Presentation Pack from the 2017 PSCI Auditor Training, 20 - 22 November, in Shanghai, China.

  • Audit Programme

PSCI Auditor Training 2017 Shanghai (Day 3)

Document
22 Nov 2017

Presentation Pack from the 2017 PSCI Auditor Training, 20 - 22 November, in Shanghai, China.

  • Audit Programme

Webinar slide deck - Audit Programme Webinar, 4th Oct 2017

Slides
5 Oct 2017

Slides from the PSCI Audit Programme Webinar, Oct 2017
The webinar explained the supplier self-initiated audit model and launched the new Excel based audit templates.

PSCI Auditor Evaluation Tool

Document
26 Sep 2017

This Excel template is designed to help PSCI members, suppliers and audit firms check auditors against the PSCI's requirements, to ensure that they have the expertise needed to conduct PSCI audits.

  • Audit Programme

PSCI Auditor Training 2017 Hyderabad

Document
20 Mar 2017

Presentation booklet from the 2017 PSCI Auditor Training, 28 Feb - 1 March, in Hyderabad, India

  • Audit Programme

PSCI CAPR template in Excel format

Document
21 Feb 2017

PSCI CAPR template in Excel format

  • Audit Programme

PSCI Auditor Training 2015

Document
14 Feb 2017

PSCI Auditor Training presentation deck from 2015

  • Audit Programme

Corrective Action Plan Template

Document
13 Oct 2015

This document can be used by suppliers to document agreed corrective actions, the time period for completion, the type of verification (e.g. desk top review of documents or follow up visit), the responsible individual at the supplier for the individual corrective actions, details on the implemented corrective action and a status assignment (open/closed).

  • Audit Programme

Pre-Audit Document Request List

Document
3 Aug 2015

Pre-Audit Document Request List

  • Audit Programme

Shared Audit Process Diagram

Document
6 Jul 2015

Through the application of the PSCI Principles, better social, economic and environmental outcomes will result for all those involved in the pharmaceutical supply chain. As an industry, we will focus our efforts on positive social and environmental changes, and building supply chain capacity.

  • Audit Programme

Joint Audit Process Diagram

Document
6 Jul 2015

Through the application of the PSCI Principles, better social, economic and environmental outcomes will result for all those involved in the pharmaceutical supply chain. As an industry, we will focus our efforts on positive social and environmental changes, and building supply chain capacity.

  • Audit Programme