Merger of pharmacy committee and committee of public health care planned in first quarter 2019
Astana. January 23. KazTAG - Merger of the pharmacy committee and the committee of public health care of the Ministry of Health Care is planned in the first quarter 2019, said Bakytzhan Sagintayev, Prime Minister, in the reply to the group of Majilis deputies from Ak Zhol party.
"In order to perform the message to people of Kazakhstan by the state's leader dated October 5 2018 the main approaches to creation of the committee for control of quality and safety of goods and services have been brought. In the first quarter of the year a committee for quality control and safety of goods and services will be created under the Ministry of Health Care through merger of two departments- committee of pharmacy and the committee of public health care," reads the reply of B. Sagintayev.
The new committee will be empowered with controlling functions: quality and safety of goods and services which affect people's health; quality of medical services; in the field of circulation of medicines and medical goods, including control over retail prices in pharmacies; provision of sanitary-epidemiological well-being of people.
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