A Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) was signed by PCSO Chairman Margarita P. Juico with a new set of pharmaceutical manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors last January 15.
said that PCSO
's huge volume of medicine requirements entitled it to an P80 million annual credit line with the major pharmaceutical firms.
As a top consumer of pharmaceuticals, PCSO
's move in shortening repayment period gave it leverage to seek a price reduction, she
raises charity funds through on line lottery games.
Majority of the funds raised finance its medical assistance program to cover medicines, hospitalization, diagnostics and other medical procedures.
underscored the need to get the most revenues possible to be able so that it can respond to the growing number of requests from the poor.
The price reduction of medicines would significantly expand the ability of PCSO
to assist more Filipinos, she