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Latvia: Health Service rushes to deliver vaccines stuck in supplier’s warehouse

Friday, March 12, 2021

National Health Service (NVD) is making arrangements with logistics companies to deliver vaccines that are stuck  in  supplier Oribalt’s warehouse, NVD Director Āris Kasparāns said March  11. It was previously  reported by LSM   that vaccine logistics manager Oribalt had not delivered vaccine supplies on time and could not explain the issue or display a clear plan. Therefore, the Ministry of Health decided to terminate the contract with the supplier.…

Latvian Health Service denies having purchased medical masks of inadequate quality

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

The National Health Service denies that medical masks purchased by Latvia do not meet high quality requirements. The Health Service’s Director Edgars Labsvirs said at a press conference on Monday that, according to the European Union and World Health Organization’s (WHO) guidelines on the quality of face masks, recent media allegations that Type I face masks were not suitable for use at medical institutions were false. The Delfi portal wrote…