Weekly COVID-19 Supply Chain Updates

May 17, 2021
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Provista is committed to providing relevant and timely updates to ensure our members are best prepared for COVID-19.

Below you can find links for up to date information from suppliers, members, and industry experts to prepare your facility for COVID-19.

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Vaccine Resource Center 

As COVID-19 vaccine candidates continue to be developed, our pharmacy and sourcing experts have the latest supplier, distribution and clinical information. The resources are based on industry knowledge, supplier relationships and government communication.

This information is updated on an ongoing basis to ensure the most current and accurate information is shared with our Vizient members and with the public.

pharmacy updates

AS OF JUNE, 2020

Pharmacy supply update

Vizient tracks demand and fill rates of all Essential Medications daily, and updates this information two times per week in the Pharmaceutical Supply Update.

  • Actemra
    Both IV and subcutaneous products available through Genentech.
  • Azithromycin
    Azithromycin oral is on limited supply with Teva, AHP, Sandoz, Lupin, Tagi and Precision Dose. Teva, Sandoz and Lupin have product on allocation. Athenex has product available with the wholesaler and is accepting direct orders. Athenex, Fresenius Kabi and Slate Run have Azithromycin IV on limited supply.
  • Fentanyl
    Hikma has supply of 100 mcg/2 mL amp. Akorn, Pfizer and Hikma have limited supply of additional presentations.
  • Dexmedetomidine
    Hikma has supply of 100 mcg/2 mL amp. Slayback, Pfizer, WG Critical Care, PAR and Auromedics has limited supply of various presentations. Akorn, Pfizer and Hikma have limited supply of additional presentations. Fresenius Kabi anticipates additional stock of 100 mcg/2 mL and 250 mcg/5 mL in June.
  • Etomidate
    Pfizer, Mylan and Hikma have multiple presentations available. AuroMedics has limited supply.
  • Ketamine
    PAR has product available. Pfizer has limited supply of 500 mg/5 mL.
  • Propofol
    Fresenius Kabi, Sagent, Dr. Reddy's, Pfizer and Teva have limited supply. Fresenius Kabi has Diprivan, but intermittent back orders may occur. Sagent product is on allocation to supply current customers and COVID-19 hot spots. Teva has intermittent backorder. Dr. Reddy's 20ml, 50ml and 100ml is on allocation for contracted customers. Hospira/Pfizer has 20 ml and 100 ml limited supply via direct order. 50ml is out of stock with estimated release in late-May. Teva products are on intermittent back order and allocating upon release.
  • Dobutamine
    Pfizer has limited supply of the 2 mg/mL 250 mL premixed bags.
  • Cisatracurium
    Abbvie, Somerset, Teva and Sandoz have limited supply; Teva, Sandoz are on allocation.
  • Rocuronium
    Baxter and Mylan have product available. AuroMedics, Pfizer and Sandoz have limited supply. Sandoz has some product on allocation. Hikma expects to have 10mg/ml 5 and 10ml vials in June.
  • Succinylcholine chloride
    Pfizer, Sandoz, Amneal and Somerset have product available. Amring has limited supply and is on allocation.
  • Vecuronium
    Teva has product available. Sun and Pfizer have limited supply.
  • Famotidine
    Hikma has limited supply. Mylan expects more product in June.Pantoprazole
    Hikma, Sun and AuroMedics have product available.
  • Heparin
    Sagent, Meitheal, Baxter, Hikma and B. Braun have pre-mixes available. Pfizer has limited supply. Fresenius Kabi expects more product in June.
  • Enoxaparin
    Fresenius Kabi, Teva and Apotex have product available.
  • Lorazepam
    Amphastar has product available.
  • Midazolam
    Precision Dose, Perrigo, Hikma, Pfizer, Fresenius Kabi, AVET, Athenex, Alvogen and Heritage have limited supply of various presentations.

For clinical insights, supply and advocacy updates, review our complete summary.

supplier customer letters

Read Awarded Supplier customer letters regarding personal protective equipment (PPE) allocations and supply status.