Kept prices down by runninglimited competitive process. Pooled procurement. Clientspaid in advance.
Health service strengthening:
guidelines andtraining materials for standardised mgt of asthma, includingan information system for monitoring outcomes andimproving service. Tracking reduction in emergency visits andhospitalisations shows health and financial benefits of appropriate care & medicines.
Based on WHO norms &standards. Inhalers not part of WHOprequalification programme, so ADF organisedqualification of manufacturers, sites and products.Contracts are for qualified product/site pairs.