Epub 2018 Jul 30. News & Views and ASHP TV. 2009;66:1399-1406. Cancer Letter* www.cancerletter.com Subscription publication that covers current topics in cancer treatment and shortages of cancer drugs. 2018 Nov 1;75(21):1742-1750. doi: 10.2146/ajhp180441. The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) lists every drug shortage reported through their online report form as soon as it is investigated and confirmed, usually within 24 to 72 hours. What You Should Know. The reason for the discontinuation and estimated resupply date, if available, is listed for each individual agent. The Drugs.com Discontinued Drug Shortages List is a searchable database that provides up-to-date information related to drug discontinuations, sorted by generic name and latest revision date. Drug shortages have been problematic for many medications used in the ICU – this session will focus on the unique challenges clinicians face due to COVID-19 and shortages. ASHP applauds President Obama for signing an executive order Oct. 31, 2011, taking action on the public health crisis of prescription drug shortages. Discuss drug shortage challenges facing clinicians due to the COVID-19 crisis. American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Check out coverage of special events, educational sessions, awards, and more in News & Views, Midyear’s daily news publication.Catch up on interviews with pharmacy leaders, good news segments, member stories, and more, on ASHP TV. Includes coverage of cancer treatment centers, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, FDA, Congress and the pharmaceutical industry. ASHP guidelines on managing drug product shortages Am J Health Syst Pharm. Kevin Colgan's testifies on increase in drug shortages. The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) also maintains a list of drugs in shortage with information on expected duration of shortage and alternative suppliers, when available. Discontinued Drugs. ASHP guidelines on managing drug product shortages. Purpose. A. FDA and ASHP websites provide drug shortage information, however, there are some differences. Learning Objectives . Sterile Water for Injection Shortage FAQ. ASHP Testimony on Increase in Drug Shortages Article. ASHP guidelines on managing drug product shortages in hospitals and health systems. FDA: Receives information provided by manufacturers regarding their ability to supply the market Drug product shortages can adversely affect drug therapy, compromise or delay medical procedures, result in medication errors, and cause patient harm. ; The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) only focuses on shortages of medically necessary drugs, as these have the potential to impact public health. Link the whole card. Answers to frequently asked questions about the shortage of sterile water for injection vials and its management. 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