Healthcare News & Insights

Drug shortages blamed in deaths of at least 15 patients

Nationwide shortages of key drugs have led to price gouging. And now some experts say the crisis has led directly to over a dozen patient deaths. 

Pharmacy’s foul-up could cost first-time mom her baby

Instead of the antibiotic prescribed for a woman in her first trimester, a pharmacist dispensed a drug used to induce medical abortions.