Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Clint Hermes discussed COVID-19 vaccine supply chain issues with Modern Healthcare ahead of a COVID-19 vaccine mass distribution. While many providers have experience with dissemination of the flu vaccine, industry leaders anticipate the COVID-19 vaccine could require a more rigorous storage and distribution process.

For example, Clint noted that “All vaccines use certain things in common, that’s why vials and rubber stoppers are real problems,” Clint said.

The full article, “5 Ways Providers Can Prep Supply Chains for COVID-19 Vaccines,” was published by Modern Healthcare on September 4 and is available online (subscription required).