Author: Savannah Evans

  • Utilizing Blue Mountain RAM to Enhance Change Control Processes

    It is a requirement for organizations to track changes in a GMP environment. Effective and efficient change control processes are key to achieving quality and compliance. At this month’s Blue Mountain Customer Lab, we took a few polls of our audience to determine how customers are currently tracking changes. The results were as follows: 39% […]

  • Blue Mountain RAM Assets Explained

    Understanding the Asset Record Blue Mountain RAM’s Asset record is the central record type which work is scheduled and performed against. Asset record fields capture critical information about the assets. Asset records are commonly used to track: Identifying information about an instrument (ie. tag number, make, model, serial number, where/how it is used, etc.) History […]

  • Blue Mountain RAM Workflow Capabilities

    At February’s Blue Mountain Customer Lab, we discussed how workflow management is a major driver for compliance and productivity. Therefore, a powerful workflow automation engine is a key component of an effective and compliant paperless system. Blue Mountain RAM’s Rule Builder is an interval piece of the system that manages workflow automation. The Rule Builder […]

  • Understanding and Navigating Blue Mountain RAM

    Whether you are a Technician or Admin, it is critical to have a strong understanding of the Blue Mountain RAM application to enhance to your productivity and efficiency within the system. Throughout this blog, we will dive into the basics of understanding and navigating Blue Mountain RAM, where you will learn about Queries, Workspaces, Records, Rules […]

  • Active Directory Sync for Blue Mountain RAM

    Natively, Blue Mountain RAM can connect to a company’s Active Directory though manual creation of Personnel and User Login records by the System Administrator. According to a recent poll from our monthly Blue Mountain Customer Lab, 92% of customers spend up to 5 hours a month maintaining Personnel and User Login records in Blue Mountain RAM. Additionally, […]

  • Blue Mountain Joins the League of American Bicyclists as a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Business

    Blue Mountain Quality Resources is now recognized as a League of American Bicyclists Bronze Bicycle Friendly Business (BFBSM)! Blue Mountain has joined a cutting-edge group of over 1,300 local businesses, government agencies and Fortune 500 companies across the United States that are transforming the American workplace. The encouragement of bicycling as a responsible means of […]

  • The M&A Roller Coaster

    Following 2015’s significant rise of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the Pharmaceutical industry, Price Waterhouse Coopers’ Health Research Institute’s 2015 annual report suggested that the year of 2016 would be “the year of merger mania” for the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industries. Although 2016 had started out to be exactly that, the second half of […]

  • Fall Community Caring

    This fall has been full of excitement so far – having participated in preparing local coldwater fisheries and watersheds for the winter, cleaning up at our local Easter Seals and helping Penn State spread the Halloween spirit! Our three fall community caring activities included working with the Spring Creek Chapter of Trout Unlimited, Centre County’s […]

  • The Impact of Quality Standards on Compounding Pharmacies

    Pharmaceutical compounding as we know today has grown exponentially since its origin – creating greater complexities than ever before. Drug compounding was once the job of local community pharmacists – preparing personalized medications based on patient-specific needs. More recently, the industry experienced a growth in mass production of compounded drugs due an increase in cost. […]

  • The 5th Annual Blue Mountain Summit

    What a great week we have had! As our 5th annual customer conference wraps up, The Blue Mountain Summit has turned out to be a time of education, networking and excitement. To kick off the week, we welcomed attendees to our Blue Mountain Open House to partake in a night of refreshments and conversation. We […]