It is critical for healthcare facilities to have a strong supply
chain during and after a disaster, but that’s when it’s often the
most unstable. Transportation disruption, limited fuel access,
staffing shortages, and restricted access to damaged areas all
cause delays in delivery of important medical supplies and
formerly Rx Response, works to strengthen and support those
supply chains, bringing the public health and private sector
together to focus on ways to clear a path forward through
problems. It provides support through supply chain management,
exercises, pandemic preparedness, and disaster access.
In addition to members-only resources, Rx Open works to
help connect individuals with open pharmacies in affected
disaster areas and their blog to keep
interested parties up to date on capabilities and activities.
Individuals can also
request access to InfoCenter, their online