Kase on drug shortage issue

The Secretary for the Department of Health, Pascoe Kase, clarified that the issue regarding the shortage of drugs has been resolved following Dr Ludwig Nanawar’s post on social media flagging the issue.

Secretary Kase said the 2 psychiatry medicines that were short in supplies have been sorted with more to be delivered tomorrow.

Kase also said the department of health has also issued Purchase Orders to suppliers who are now delivering drugs to Area Medical Stores and hospitals.

Hospitals have been advised to place their orders with their respective regional Area Medical Stores.


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Caroline Ure