HIDA's Government Affairs Team seeks to protect and advance the interests of medical products distributors and the healthcare supply chain by educating policymakers on the value of distribution; however the strength and success of HIDA's advocacy efforts depends on member involvement at the federal and state level. You can learn more and get involved by using these advocacy resources.

GA Alerts

Members can review archived government affairs alerts regarding current and emerging legislative and regulatory issues.

Government Affairs Alerts (member resource) >>

Legislative Action Center

Send a letter to your state or federal legislators. You can make a big difference in just 5 minutes.

Visit the HIDA Legislative Action Center >>

Publications and Policy Outlooks

The HIDA Government Affairs team researches and publishes reports, policy analysis updates, and fact sheets for key industry issues affecting members today.

View recent publications and outlooks >>

State Legislative Reports

HIDA members have exclusive access to state and federal legislative reports for HIDA's core issues: wholesale licensure, pedigree, flu vaccine, and gift disclosure.

Access State Legislative Reports (member resource) >>

Grassroots Advocacy

To expand upon and strengthen our current advocacy efforts, HIDA has developed the HIDA Grassroots Advocacy Initiative. Grassroots advocacy entails proactive education of public officials in order to promote and achieve legislative and regulatory priorities.

Learn more about HIDA Grassroots Advocacy >>

Flu Supply News

HIDA's Flu Supply News website hosts a compilation of information from influenza products distributors, manufacturers and industry partners who are committed to promoting influenza vaccination and diagnostic testing while improving the efficiency of the flu products supply chain.

Visit to learn more>>

HIDA's annual Flu Market Brief and information>>

Health Industry Distributors Association
310 Montgomery Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-1516, Phone: (703) 549-4432, Fax: (703) 549-6495