Angola: Governor for Stricter Management of Medicines

Kuito — The governor of central Bié province, Álvaro de Boavida Neto, Monday, in Kuito city, called on the officials of the central hospital of Bie for greater rigor in the management of medicines and other expendable materials, to avoid out of stock.

The local governor gave these remarks during a meeting to the provincial hospital of Bie and considered positive activities undertaken at the establishment.

Álvaro de Boavida Neto expressed this concern that recently has detected some irregularities in the central hospital of Bie, such as the disappearance, without explanation from the management of pharmacy, of the essential medicines and other disposable materials.

According to Boavida Neto, much of pharmaceuticals and other disposable material that disappeared in the facility were sold in some private clinics.

He urged the leaders of the largest health care institution in pharmaceutical services, in order to be successful and avoid out of stock in the near future.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2012 Angola Press Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.