State Duma Speaker Viacheslav Volodin spoke in favor of opening a state network of pharmacies in the regions. He wrote about this in his Telegram channel.
According to him, this would solve the problem with the shortage of drugs and unjustified overpricing of them. He explained that not all regional centers have pharmacies open around the clock, seven days a week. In addition, due to the lack of a number of drugs, people have to go to the regional center.
Volodin noted that often in the event of disputes in private pharmacies, it is impossible to find a responsible person.
will help to solve this problem: it is possible to control prices, assortment, working hours '', & ndash; the speaker of the State Duma is sure.
Earlier it was reported that the government approved the procedure for monitoring price premiums for vital and essential medicines.
We also remind you that from September 1, 2021, non-chain pharmacies were able to sell drugs through marketplaces.