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drug supply chain

Building supply chain resiliency

Building supply chain resiliency

DUBLIN, Ohio — Since the onset of COVID-19 in early 2020, nearly every aspect of the global healthcare supply chain has been disrupted, creating shortages or potential shortages of everything from personal protective equipment (PPE) to medical devices to prescription medications. In addition to worldwide shipping delays, the supply chain was further challenged by a

Vizient identifies essential medications in hospitals, highlights fragility of the supply chain

Vizient identifies essential medications in hospitals, highlights fragility of the supply chain

IRVING, Texas — Vizient has identified 200 essential medications whose absence may threaten hospitals’ ability to provide immediate and high quality patient care, including 77 acute and chronic life-saving drugs that have no alternatives in the event of a supply disruption. The medications designated as essential with no alternatives include vital chemotherapy drugs and life-saving reversal agents such