Both houses of Congress have bills that have passed committees, easily, in regard to building domestic supply of personal protective equipment for medical staff. These bills need to hit the floor so President Biden can sign them. But, more importantly, Buy American provisions face serious WTO risk, making all of this action moot.
How do we bring back generic drug manufacturing to the United States in order to be less reliant on India, China? A National Academies of Science conference brings in some experts to try and answer that, including the chair of CPA Healthcare Committee.
The trend continues. A Chinese couple indicted over biotech trade secret’s lifted from Ohio research hospital.
A Senate hearing today looked back at our early response to the pandemic. A year later, what went right, what went wrong, and how to re-shore pharma now.
It’s time for Elizabeth Warren to re-introduce her pharmaceutical supply chain legislation.
Healthcare panelist and Phlow CEO Eric Edwards on what needs to be done to make more pharmaceutical drugs here. Most of them are coming in from Europe, India and…increasingly…China.
Rosemary Gibson chairs the healthcare committee of the Coalition for a Prosperous America. She is the author of “China Rx: Exposing the Risks of America’s Dependence on China for Medicine.” Over the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has claimed many American lives. Millions are still out of work. This is the public toll of the…
Industry and Union Coalition Outlines Policy Recommendations in Letters to President Biden, Congressional Leaders
WASHINGTON—A broad coalition of industry organizations and labor unions, representing a broad spectrum of manufacturers and workers who stepped up to make essential PPE and other products throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, sent a letter today to President Biden and congressional leaders outlining recommendations on specific policy initiatives that must be adopted to re-establish a permanent…
By Kenneth Rapoza, CPA Industry Analyst Why are we dependent on China’s pig population for a critical animal source material used in making heparin? Bovine heparin is the way to ween ourselves from that part of the medical supply chain, currently over-reliant on China. It is found in hospital crash carts, is one of the…