Tasks and Functions

Tasks

Directorate General of Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices has the task of organizing formulation and implementation of policies in the field of pharmaceutical and medical devices in accordance with the provisions of the legislation.

Functions

In carrying out the task, Directorate General of Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices performs functions:

  1. formulation of policies in the field of production and distribution of pharmaceutical preparations, medical devices and health supplies household, surveillance of medical devices and medical supplies household, governance of health supplies, and pharmacy services;
  2. implementation of policies in the field of production and distribution of pharmaceutical preparations, medical devices and health supplies household, surveillance of medical devices and medical supplies household, governance of health supplies, and pharmacy services;
  3. drafting norms, standard, procedure, and criteria in the areas of production and distribution of pharmaceutical preparations, medical devices and health supplies household, surveillance of medical devices and medical supplies household, governance of health supplies, and pharmacy services;
  4. providing technical guidance and supervision in the field of production and distribution of pharmaceutical preparations, medical devices and health supplies household, surveillance of medical devices and medical supplies household, governance of health supplies, and pharmacy services;
  5. evaluating and reporting on the production and distribution of pharmaceutical preparations, medical devices and health supplies household, surveillance of medical devices and medical supplies household, governance of health supplies, and pharmacy services;
  6. the administration of the Directorate General of Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices; and
  7. exercise such other functions as assigned by the Minister.