Rules of good practice in drugs' supply

Angelovska, Bistra and Benisheva - Dimitrova, Tatjana and Ivanova, Simona and Petrova, Guenka (2004) Rules of good practice in drugs' supply. Macedonian Pharmaceutical Bulletin. pp. 47-52. ISSN 1409 - 8695

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The pharmaceutical sector is one of the most important segments of the health system everywhere in the world. Abput 15 - 30 % of entire expenses in the health care account for this sector. The good supply means to assure drugs and medical auxiliari preparations with quality, necessary quantity, acceptance price, and the place where they are necessary and according to delivery schedule. Adjusting and following the Rules of good practice in drugs' supply are the basic strategic aims in effective medicaments' supply. Realization of specific programs for obtaining exact quantities with prices adjusted to the average prices on the international market is the basic prerequisite in the supply process. The successful functioning and quality of work can be achieved by monitoring, respecting the delivery schedule and prices agreed, date of usage, proper labeling and packing. This article presents a survey of the theoretical requirements of good practice in drugs' supply, not focusing on the legislative in particular countries, including the European Union.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medical and Health Sciences > Health sciences
Divisions: Faculty of Medical Science
Depositing User: Bistra Angelovska
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2013 11:37
Last Modified: 22 May 2013 13:21

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