medical depot

medical depot

A US Army establishment that receives, stores and distributes medical supplies, including drugs, bandages, instruments and so on. Depots may also be charged with repairing and procuring equipment.
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'This equipment worth about N.dollars 500 000 in total,' explained Kolstad, adding that similar equipment is also being distributed to medical depot in Rundu in the Kavango East Region and the aim is for Namibia to continue with her successful story in the fight against HIV.
The drug testing laboratory maintained that Ostinac injections, supplied by the Punjab government's medical depot store, were substandard.
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Army veteran of World War II, serving with the 27th Medical Depot in the South Pacific.
He said, central medical depot established in the labour colony had a capacity to store medicines according to international standard from where it had become more easy to send medicines to all social security hospitals and centres throughout the province.
9 October 2013 -- US financial services and manufacturing firm GE's (NYSE: GE) GE Capital unit's Healthcare Financial Services division said that it is serving as administrative agent on a USD 115m senior secured credit facility for Medical Depot Inc doing business as Drive Medical.
In a typical week, our ETT would brief the ANA Force Modernization GM at the Ministry of Defense, conduct classes on managing temperature-sensitive medical supplies (cold-chain management) at the Medical Stocks Command, conduct convoys throughout the city (and quickly navigate to alternate routes when improvised explosive devices changed our plans), referee disputes with antagonistic commercial vendors at the medical depot, and facilitate the development of products like the Afghan first aid kit.
The AFFC, housed in a former Army Medical Depot, began operations with just over 2,700 people, boasted an initial $11 million annual payroll and, according to a Denver Post article of that era, constituted a "new industry" for the area.
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