Government of Andhra Pradesh is implementing Free Drug policy. All the patients visiting Government Health facilities are provided with their entitlement of Drugs prescribed by Doctors.
To facilitate assured availability of Drugs in all the Health facilities APMISIDC has put in place transparent procurement, quality check mechanism in place.
A supply chain management software developed by C dac "e-Aushadhi" is introduced for end to end online inventory management solutions.
All the PHCs , CHCs, Area Hospitals, District Hospitals and Teaching Hospitals are equipped with one Drug Distribution Centre(DDC) with a computer.
Day to day monitoring of stocks, Online indenting and inventory management are all through this software.
Hospitals are using the application and all indents are received online only and issues were given against indents only.