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Health Supply US: Demystifying the Procurement of Healthcare Supplies

— Originally written on Healthcare Tech Outlook. Reprinted with permission. — Today, as the global healthcare sector continues to adapt to the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, a common problem still prevalent is the sourcing and procurement of safety and medical supplies. This challenge was particularly prominent in the U.S. at the start of…
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Editorial Q&A: What It Will Take to Create a Reliable Domestic Supply Chain for PPE?

See the original editor’s Q&A by Robert Bowman at Supply Chain Brain The coronavirus pandemic uncovered a serious shortfall in the supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) manufactured within the U.S. Now, both government and the private sector are taking steps to remedy that state of affairs. In this conversation with SupplyChainBrain Editor-in-Chief Bob Bowman, Chris Garcia,…
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Health Supply US Delivers American-Made PPE to Strategic National Stockpile to Fight COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 27, 2020  (Mooresville, NC)—Health Supply US (HSUS) today announced it began deliveries of 100% American-made isolation gowns to the United States Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), kicking off a year-long contract to manufacture gowns that will be used in the fight against COVID-19 and future needs. HSUS is working with Dow (NYSE:…
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HSUS in the News: Fierce Healthcare

In an interview with Robert King, reporter at Fierce Healthcare, Health Supply US CEO Christopher Garcia shared his insights on how COVID-19 has forced hospitals to be careful about their suppliers as the US faced a shortage in PPE. Hospitals are now finding innovative sourcing strategies and domestic supply chains to protect against the risks…
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PPE Testing

Understanding Covid-19 Antibody Test Accuracy

The United States has made significant strides in Covid-19 testing capacity in recent months.  As recently as late February, the CDC had approved only one type of Covid-19 test, but in response to overwhelming need, the FDA changed the criteria for the manufacture and use of test kits by making it easier for manufacturers to…
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Health Supply PPE Preparedness

Considerations for Creating a PPE Stockpile (Part 2 of 2)

Preparing for a Previously Unknown Pathogen The COVID-19 crisis has created a global shortage of PPE and we understand the importance of bringing our stockpile numbers up. The White House states a Core State Preparedness Responsibility for reopening the United States is the”ability to quickly and independently supply sufficient Personal Protective Equipment and critical medical…
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Health Supply PPE Preparedness

Considerations for Creating a PPE Stockpile (Part 1 of 2)

Preparing for Seasonal Flu and Flu Pandemic The COVID-19 crisis has created a global shortage of PPE and we understand the importance of bringing our stockpile numbers up. The White House states a Core State Preparedness Responsibility for reopening the United States is the”ability to quickly and independently supply sufficient Personal Protective Equipment and critical…
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