Hear from a number of influential think tanks discuss drug shortages and their impact, with proposals to mitigate, collaborate and soleve the growing issue.
Q&A podcast: Combatting drug shortages
Drug shortages continue to be a major health care issue in the U.S., with more than 200 ongoing and active shortages per year since 2018. At Mayo Clinic, the Pharmacy and Theruapuetics Committee has strategies and an organized approach to managing each drug shortage that's encountered.
What You Need to Know About Drug Shortages
Why are there so many drug shortages, and how do they affect patient care? Find out why drug shortages occur, how pharmacists and other healthcare professionals get patients the medicines they need, and what ASHP and other stakeholders are doing to end the drug shortage crisis
Joao Francisco Ferreira from the European Medicines Agency (EMA), Amsterdam in the Netherlands, presents the current activities of the EMA aiming to mitigate the problem of drug shortages in Europe
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Drug Shortages
Hear from Novartis, Merck and Pfizer and learn how they manage supply chains to mitigate impact of drug shortages also covering their pandemic prepardness planning. Superb lineup and great insights!
Organized by the Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics and the Program on Regulation, Therapeutics, and Law (PORTAL) at Brigham and Women's Hospital, in collaboration with the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School
Drug Shortages and the Impact on Global Healthcare - An Interview With John Johnson - Rizwan Chaudhrey, Founder and CEO of RSK-Solutions, sits down with NSF expert John Johnson to discuss drug shortages, the factors causing them and what regulators can do to help.
Drug Shortages and the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain | Conversation with Justin Bates; Chief Executive Officer of the Ontario Pharmacists Association. He brings a strategic, collaborative and transformative leadership approach while advocating and advancing the pharmacy profession.
Focus at National Level on Supply Chain Will Help Remedy Drug Shortages
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Inc. (HIMSS) is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology
Medication errors and shortages of drugs are some of the most urgent issues at hospitals. The WHO estimates the total global costs of medication errors are $42 billion per year. Drug shortages may adversely affect patient care by compromising or delaying medical procedures and are becoming more frequent globally. This session explores how polymer pre-fillable syringes can help hospital pharmacies and compounding centers to reduce drug shortages and save costs for hospitals and health care system while increasing patient safety.