Strategic National Stockpile
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2020). Strategic National Stockpile.
The Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) is a national repository of large quantities of medicines, vaccines, and other medical supplies stored in strategic locations around the nation. These assets are designed to supplement state and local public health departments in the event of a large-scale public health emergency that causes rapid depletion of local supplies.