FDA releases list of medical supplies in shortage

The agency also developed a list of devices for which the FDA has been informed that production has been completely terminated..

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Monday, August 17th, 2020

The list, released Aug. 14, is required under the CARES Act and includes surgical gowns, gloves, swabs, ventilators and other supplies. It is the very first time the FDA has released such a list..

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The FDA stated the lists will continue to be updated throughout the pandemic..

The FDA has actually released an updated list of medical supplies in scarcity due to the COVID-19 pandemic..