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Healthcare Groups Announce Strong Support for Mitigating Emergency Drug Shortages Act

Article covers support by a coalition of five healthcare organizations, including ISMP, for the Mitigating Emergency Drug Shortages (MEDS) Act. The legislation includes key policy recommendations long advocated for by the coalition, which also has jointly convened two summits on drug shortages and worked together to build support for drug shortage provisions included in the 2012 FDA Safety and Innovation Act (FDASIA).

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