The Malta Independent 25 September 2016, Sunday

Six months with no medicine out of stock – Chris Fearne

Friday, 8 January 2016, 09:01 Last update: about 10 months ago

For 26 weeks in the past year, there was not one single medicine which was out of stock, parliamentary secretary Chris Fearne said.

In the other weeks, the amount of out-of-stock medicines was less than five, he added during an interview on One Radio.

A few years ago, out-of-stock medicines were the order of the day and, in one particular week in 2009, the number reached 690. Today, this is no longer an issue, Mr Fearne said.

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