Children’s National Hospital joins 10 other leading children’s hospitals and Phlow Corp. to form coalition to address pediatric drug shortages
March 18, 2021
Children’s Countrywide Clinic joins in saying the launch of a groundbreaking Children’s Clinic Coalition: Run by Phlow™ (CHC). This 1st-in-kind coalition brings alongside one another some of the best children’s hospitals throughout the nation, in collaboration with Phlow, to deliver certainty in availability and accessibility for essential medications vital to maintain lifestyle and conquer disorder and to handle the nation’s damaged vital medications offer chain.
Shortages of vital medications for little ones are a persistent challenge plaguing hospitals throughout the United States. A 2019 survey of 330 U.S. hospitals, like 29 children’s hospitals, demonstrated that medicine shortages disproportionately and uniquely impact children’s hospitals. (Vizient, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed further vulnerabilities in the all round U.S. medical center offer chain, specifically concerning vital injectable medications. To handle this problem, the CHC is billed with a mission to deliver on the guarantee of making sure a