Obaseki Rallies Patent, Proprietary Medicine Dealers for Improved Healthcare


Godwin Obaseki

Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City

In order to improve access to affordable and quality healthcare services across the state, Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has promised to strengthen partnership with the Nigerian Association of Patent and Proprietary Medicine Dealers (NAPPMED).

The governor made the promise when he received members of NAPPMED at the Government House in Benin City.

Obaseki said the association’s support would be needed in repositioning Primary Healthcare Centres (PHC) in the state through the Edo Healthcare Improvement Programme (Edo-HIP), noting, that “we are strengthening our PHCs to increase access to healthcare and we want you to support us in this area”.

He also assured NAPPMED that the state government would organise a standardised revenue collection system for members of the association operating in the state.
According to him, “the new revenue collection process would eliminate multiple…

Source: Thisday Newspaper