FDA drug abuse and enlightening program
On Apr. 19, 2011, the representatives from FDA, the department of health in the US, introduced the president’s plan for President Obama’s plan for restricting the prescription drugs in a bid to respond to the Americas drug abuse catastrophe. Its main aim is to control the manner in which the drugs are used and supplied. There needs to be a body put in place to effectively monitor the situation. Other methods used will include educating the citizens on drug abuse and related cases and provide an environment where drug abusers will be given the necessary treatment and care without being discriminated. It also aims to notify people on the use of medicinal drugs and the effects some have on the body. The president notes it is everyone’s right to have access to god medical facilities regardless of their financial background or wherever they are located.
FDA is backing up the presidents plan and is coming up with effective means and ways to see this plan is implemented throughout the country. This program will focus on educating the doctors, manufactures and health care workers on the different types of drugs available and how they should be administered. Its main aim is to teach doctors the pain management technique and how to treat patients well. It also aims to inform patients on the various ways they can use medication safely. FDA points out that a lot of patients are self medicating themselves without putting in place the medical condition they are suffering from. It is important to get medical examination before taking up any form of drugs. The program is directed to teach patients on drug use and disposal. It focuses too targets all groups like doctors, producers manufactures and all the health industry key players.
Prescriber education is a program that will e used to educate the doctors and nursed on the medication they provide to the patients. Healthcare is a sensitive issue and all the parties involved need to embrace this program in order to get better products, facilities and the correct medical treatment. The president advocates for qualified people in the industry who are trained to capacity in order to assist those who are in need. The president also plans the medical body to be equipped with the latest equipments which will facilitate the best results and treat the patients.
Drug manufacturing firms are expected to come up with effective products that will sustain the needs of the patients. Patients need to access medication all the time and it does not matter where they are located. Basic heath care is every person’s right and they need to keep focus on getting the medication to all people in the country.
FDA has gained approval to run this program and it is collaborating with all the other medical bodies to see the program to be a successful venture in the near future. Drug companies are expected to know the limits of using certain drugs which tend to be harmful to humans. The implementation of his program will see the health sector rise up and be able to be accessible by all parties.