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Understanding Healthcare Distribution

Understanding Healthcare Distribution

Learn about the healthcare supply chain and medical distributors’ important role within it

The COVID-19 pandemic has led policymakers, media, and others to want to better understand the healthcare supply chain. Get a high-level overview of the healthcare supply chain, and medical distributors’ important role within it, using these resources from HIDA. New resources are regularly added.

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Healthcare Distribution Overview Presentation

Help your team, your trading partners, and other stakeholders understand:

  • Important reasons that healthcare providers rely on distributors for their supplies
  • Differences in distribution by provider segment
  • The critical role healthcare distributors play in crisis response
  • Distributors’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Impact of the pandemic on both supply and demand
  • The differences between healthcare distributors and opportunistic brokers

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