Mapping the PPE Supply Chain

Wonderful article detailing the Federal Government’s procurement of PPE under the direction of the Supply Chain Stabilization Task Force. The Task Force expects domestic output of PPE to exceed the need of hospitals by August.   https://fcw.com/articles/2020/06/09/mazmanian-ppe-hsgac-procurement.asp

‘Everybody and His Dog are Trying to Sell Medical Equipment’

A longer read, but worth the time. This Wired article from mid-April details how the PPE market turned into the Wild West during the chaotic beginning of the pandemic in the United States. While some of what Wired covers has lessened, specifically price-gouging, this piece serves as a good reminder of what not to do […]