NEW GPC and others must deliver over $600M owed for drugs or else
– “They will be asked to pay up and we will be looking at the legal means of doing so,” says Public Health Minister
As Minister of Public Health, Dr. George Norton, continues to pursue the reform of his sector; he emphasized recently that a main concern remains with those companies that are still to deliver millions of dollars’ worth of drugs to the Georgetown Public Hospital.
Dr. Norton said that several companies have been in default for many years. He said that this is not only “negligence and deceit, but a clear sign of blatant disrespect for the procurement laws of the country.” Continue reading