The White House told health officials to treat top-level coronavirus meetings as classified, administration sources said. Some say the classified meetings, which have been going on since January, may have hampered the government’s response to the outbreak. (Reuters)

Americans are more worried about coronavirus as confirmed cases increase, according to a CivicScience survey. Fifty-two percent of respondents say they are more concerned than they were last week. (Axios)

Pharma is being pressured by lawmakers to manufacture more drugs in the U.S. A bill introduced by Sens. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) would devote $100 million to move away from foreign manufacturing. (CNBC)

MM&M is running an updated list of agencies’ travel and telecommuting policies in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Find out what many healthcare marketing agencies, media firms and vendors are doing during the crisis. (MM&M)

MM&M Madness is back for the second year. Submit your best healthcare-related social media campaign of 2019 for a chance to be included in the bracket. Entries are due by March 16. (MM&M)