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PUNJAB HEALTH MINISTER CHAIRS A MEETING PRIMARY & SECONDARY HEALTHCARE DEPTT

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LAHORE (September 27, 2018): Minister Health Punjab Dr. Yasmin Rashid has directed all public sector health facilities to ensure sufficient drugs stock, particularly at emergencies. She was chairing a meeting at Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department here today on Thursday. She said that process of procurement of fresh stock of drugs has been started wowing “No compromise on quality of the medicines”. The minister further directed that concerned rules must be adopted during the procurement process. “All District Health Authorities keep updated Health Department regarding medicines stock and demand” said the minister. Moreover she directed that Medical Superintendents of All DHQ and THQ hospitals should forward their requisition to their respective health authority for further proceedings. “No shortage of funds when it comes to matter of public healthcare” assured Dr. Yasmin Rashid. The minister directed that drug testing procedure should be completed on fast tracks. She expressed her satisfaction over SOPs of health department regarding drugs procurement and delivery to BHUs level however warned that there should not be any violation at any stage of drug procurement. “Strictly adopt transparency and merit” she concluded.

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