Civica to Manufacture and Distribute Affordable Insulin
- Drastically reducing out-of-pocket costs for insulin through transformative collaboration between Civica and dedicated partners
- New: California selects Civica as its insulin manufacturing partner: Read, Watch.
Our Mission: Provide Quality Generic Medicines that are Available and Affordable to Everyone
- We were created to address drug shortages and high drug prices. Learn about our "novel approach to doing business"
Civica CEO Martin VanTrieste | Civica’s Mission
Martin was recently a key note speaker at the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) Annual Meeting and participated in a post-event podcast, where he shared information about Civica's plans to ensure hospital patients are able to receive the medicines they need, when they need them. Listen here. They also asked him for tips on how to...
Drug Shortages are a National Crisis
Civica Rx was formed by health systems to address a national crisis, which has been occurring for far too long. Every day clinicians wonder if they will have the necessary medicines to treat the patients they serve, which include pediatric cancer patients. Far too often, an oncologist has to treat a pediatric cancer patient...
Over the past two decades, shortages of generic, injectable drugs critical to the lifesaving work of hospitals in the United States have become commonplace. These drug shortages are so ubiquitous that hospitals and health care systems now maintain permanent drug shortage response teams that seek alternatives to unavailable drugs.
As a result, time that hospital pharmacists, technicians, nurses and others would prefer to spend caring for patients is spent ensuring that the patients who most need short-supply drugs get whatever supply is available.
Civica was created to reduce and prevent drug shortages and the price spikes that can accompany them. Its mission is to make quality generic medicines accessible and affordable to everyone.