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US to purchase 500M Pfizer doses to boost global vaccine supply

President Joe Biden will announce a purchase of another 500 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to be shared with poorer countries dealing with severe COVID-19 outbreaks and a shortage of shots. Biden will make the announcement this week during his trip to the United Kingdom for the G-7 summit, according to the Washington Post.… Read More »

Implementing lowest use of measure concepts to supply chain can help offset COVID-19 costs

With hospital margins shrinking or disappearing due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, healthcare organizations are looking for ways to trim costs and achieve operational efficiencies. Even with states reopening their economies and hospitals resuming elective surgeries, cost containment will remain a strategic part of how providers do business — and one area ripe for exploration is… Read More »