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May, 15 2014 09:58:00

Ha Noi tightens control over medicine

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HA NOI (VNS) — Ha Noi's Health Department ordered both public and private health centres to require examinations for individuals seeking to purchase medicine.

The move came after a pharmacist at Ha Noi's Emergency Aid Centre confessed to abusing her position to steal medicine for personal use.

The pharmacist used codes of many health insurance cards to illegally get medicine, including cards belonging to health insurance users who had never visited the centre. — VNS


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