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Lawmaker urges hearing on drug shortages
Modern Healthcare

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) has called for a Food and Drug Administration hearing and a Government Accountability Office report to address drug shortages in the U.S. Blumenthal said during a call with reporters that the FDA hearing is scheduled for Sept. 26. He made the comments during a call to discuss the findings of the Premier healthcare alliance’s report on drug shortages and the “gray market.”