STATE MEDICINES CONTROL AGENCY UNDER THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA
QUALITY AND INFORMATION SECURITY POLICY
“To consumer only high quality, safe and effective medicines”
To become one of the leading medicines control institutions in Europe, completely conforming to the requirements of the European Union.
To provide high quality service and control of pharmaceutical activity and pharmaceutical market in Lithuania striving to ensure that only high quality, safe and effective medicinal products would reach the consumer.
In a qualified manner, complying to set terms to carry out functions defined by regulations of the Agency, ensuring that only high quality, safe and effective medicinal products would reach the Lithuanian market and market participants would meet set requirements.
To provide high quality service, striving for mutually beneficial cooperation with customers, activity partners and suppliers. To analyze demands of activity partners and customers, and to strive to fulfill their rightful expectations.
To constantly plan, implement and develop an information security management system in order to assure that the information entrusted to the Agency would not be disclosed to those who have no right to know it, that the information would not be changed or misrepresented, and would be accessible when it is needed.
To determine information security objectives taking into account the quality and information security policy, requirements for information security and risk assessment results, and constantly revise and update them.
To ensure protection of intellectual property rights. In its activity to follow principles of impartiality, justice and application of equal requirements. To make decisions only on the basis of data and information analysis.
Constantly improve qualification of employees and acquired knowledge apply into practice in order to properly implement the Agency’s objectives and qualitatively and conscientiously to perform assigned functions.
To comply with the requirements of the LST EN ISO 9001, LST EN ISO/IEC 17025, LST ISO/IEC 27001 standards, the requirements set by legal acts, activity and interested parties and constantly improve effectiveness of management systems. To seek for better activity results and for improvement of management by applying process and systematic approach.
To implement and apply advanced methods, scientific achievements and information technologies. Actively participate in programs, commissions and working parties of European institutions regulating pharmaceutical policy, and the most advanced ideas and principles implement into activity of the Agency.
To provide healthcare supervision institutions, healthcare specialists and Lithuanian population with comprehensive, timely and reliable information about medicinal products, their availability and control policy.
In order to ensure treatment of the Lithuanian population with safe and effective medicinal products, promote healthcare and pharmaceutical professionals and residents to provide information on adverse drug reactions.
For implementation of these principles the Management of the Agency obligates to allocate necessary resources and invites all employees to join the efforts in achieving these objectives. The Management of the Agency ensures that the management systems comply with objectives of institution activity indicated in its vision, mission and principles, and in defined goals. Quality and information security policy and objectives are revised regularly; they are known and comprehensible to all employees of the Agency. Employees of the Agency are familiar with and implement the Quality and information security policy and objectives, quality and information security management system documents.
Director Gintautas Barcys
June 25, 2015
CERTIFICATE FOR THE INFORMATION SECURITY MANGMENT SYSTEM STANDARD ISO/IEC 27001:2013
CERTIFICATE FOR THE QUALITY MANAGMENT SYSTEM STANDARD ISO 9001:2008
Medicines Control Laboratory Attestation Certificate by EDQM
Medicines Control Laboratory Scope of Assesment by EDQM
Medicines Control Laboratory Accreditation Certificate by NAB
Medicines Control Laboratory Scope of Accreditation by NAB