CSHP in the News

COVID-19

Sudbury.com - No supply issues at HSN 'at this point' but concern 2nd wave could lead to drug shortages

CMAJ —Temporary fixes to chronic drug shortages leave Canada vulnerable 

CBC Second Opinion - Safety Prioritized

CBC-Metro Morning - Implications for workers left off of Ontario's "pandemic pay" 

Winnipeg Free Press - Drug shortages push federal government to seek new suppliers

CTV News - COVID-19 exposes drug supply gaps as 'made in Canada' solution proposed

CTV News The list of 'forgotten' health-care workers not getting Ontario's $4 per hour wage increase

Globe and Mail — Doctors brace for shortages of sedation drugs needed for surgeries, intubation

Toronto Star — Ottawa seeks new drug providers as COVID-19 fights sends demand soaring and triggers fears of a shortage

Financial Post Shockproofing Canada: We can make masks and ventilators, but we can't make drugs needed to treat COVID-19

CBC — Concerns grow about supply of drugs for COVID-19 patients on ventilators

National Post — ICU doctors worry about supply of anesthetic drugs used in high volumes for COVID-19 patients

Briefing — Health stakeholders try to limit damage from potential ICU drug shortage

Radio-Canada — COVID-19 et médicaments : « Une possibilité très réelle de pénurie »

Drug Shortages in Canada

CTV News – CSHP President on Cancer-Fighting Drug Shortage

US Importation of Drugs from Canada

National Public Radio – Canadians Respond to U.S. Medication Import Plans

Radio Canada – Des organisations de santé s'inquiètent de possibles pénuries de médicaments

Drug Diversion in Canadian Hospitals

CBC News — Here's how many drugs went missing at LHSC in the last 3 years