Uganda National Medicines Policy

The goal of the National Medicines Policy 2015 is the progressive realisation of the highest attainable standard of health by Ugandans, by ensuring access to, and appropriate use of good quality, affordable essential medicines and health supplies. The National Medicines Policy 2015 underscores three important principles of quality of care, equity and efficient utilisation of available resources. The National Medicines Policy 2015 shall focus on supporting the achievement of Universal Health Coverage; increasing funding for medicines; strengthening partnerships and collaboration for health; and on increasing the capacity of Ministry of Health and district health departments to undertake their respective roles for full policy implementation.

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