Putin told about the monitoring system of drug procurement

© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin holds a meeting in St. Petersburg. November 16, 2018Putin told about the monitoring system of drug procurement© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

The launch of a special information-analytical system of monitoring and control of drug procurement for state needs will help block any attempts of overestimate of prices of medicines, said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.

On Friday at a meeting on the topic of improving the effectiveness of the system of drug provision in the Russian Federation the head of state drew special attention to the problem of the availability of soft drugs. He stressed that in the regions now need to restore order with the register of preferential categories of citizens, and with a list of drugs for them.

«At the Federal level we had a number of years the subject of these problems, a special information-analytical system of monitoring and control of drug procurement for state needs… It is designed to provide, above all, the transparency of the procurement at the expense of budget funds, but the main goal is to prevent overpricing. Its implementation will be able to block any attempts of overestimate of the prices», — said Putin.

Therefore, to be able to save and rationally use budgetary funds, to direct them to improve the quality of preferential provision of citizens with medicines to improve their accessibility and to increase the number of people enjoying such benefits, the President added.

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