Visit of the Ministerial Delegation To Albania


As agreed upon during the Albanian Minister of Health and Social Protection, Ogerta Manastirliu's visit to the Ministry of Health on June 3, 2021, a delegation made up of the relevant units of the MoH (General Directorate of EU and Foreign Affairs, Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency, General Directorate of Public Hospitals) and USHAŞ paid a visit to Albania on July 6-10, 2021 to discuss matters relating to the drugs, medical devices, and supplies Albania wishes to supply, and to make an assessment about Albania's healthcare system. 
During a meeting on July 8, 2021 between USHAŞ representatives and the Albanian Minister of Health and Social Protection, Ogerta Manastirliu, the parties discussed about cooperation opportunities on the direct supply of medicines and medical consumables, health tourism, and Albania establishing a public company similar to USHAŞ. 
As stated in the evaluation meeting of the delegation with the Albanian Minister of Health and Social Protection regarding the hospital, the necessary medical devices and equipment were installed in the hospital to ensure the provision of laboratory services at the hospital with the instructions of Minister Manastirliu. In addition, the necessary installation and relocation procedures were carried out to ensure that the angiography team of the General Hospital affiliated to the ministry would serve at the Fier Friendship Hospital of Turkey and Albania.