01 April 2020 – Established centre to coordinate the medicine supply

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Medical products and medicines
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Dutch Government has established a national medicines coordination centre, organised by the Dutch Association of Hospital Pharmacists (NVZA).

The centre monitors the availability of medicine stocks in hospitals, pharmacies and other suppliers to ensure necessary medicines are available for corona patients in intensive care.
Full details here: https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/onderwerpen/coronavirus-covid-19/nieuws/2020/03/31/landelijk-coordinatiecentrum-geneesmiddelen-voor-coronapatienten-op-intensive-care