Abou Faour: Unified medical prescription to be implemented as of 1st of June

APRIL 27, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Public Health Minister, Wael Abou Faour, on Monday said that the tentative date to implement the unified medical prescription is the 1st of June.

“No other prescriptions would be allowed afterwards,” the Minister said in the wake of a meeting with Doctors’ Syndicate head, Antoine Bassatni.

“An agreement has been signed with a publishing house to print 300 books of unified prescriptions per year,” the Minister said, noting that unified prescriptions were of great benefit to the patients.

“A joint committee has been formed to follow up the implementation of the prescription,” he added.