HIDA Unveils Public-Private Framework For U.S. Pandemic Preparedness And Response

June 2020

HIDA has recommended to the government a pandemic framework informed by the product shortages experienced during the COVID-19 and other pandemics.

The HIDA framework supports policy and legislation that:

  1. Creates a partnership between government, distributors and manufacturers
  2. Taps distributor expertise to establish and manage a national reserve of key medical supplies
  3. Examines potential strategies options to diversify production