Coping with and Mitigating the Effects of Shortages of Emergency Medications
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. (2012). Coping with and Mitigating the Effects of Shortages of Emergency Medications.
This guidance provides background into the scope and issues surrounding medication shortages and encourages use of a conventional, contingency, and crisis framework, which may be applied in disaster and non-disaster situations. It provides practical recommendations for hospital pharmacies and other stakeholders affected by medication shortages.