Shandong: Using medical insurance to purchase drugs online

December 29th, 2021 | by

Recently, the first batch of designated pharmacy branches in Shandong began offering “Buying Drugs Through Medical Insurance” service in Alipay. An insured person can use Alipay to search for “Buying Drugs Through Medical Insurance,” select drugs or pharmacy branches marked “Available to Reimbursement,” and then pay for their drugs online using their medical insurance. will deliver drugs in a short period of time following a successful payment.


来源:大众日报  2021.12.29


Henan: involving pharmacy branches in province-wide Centralized Drug Procurement

December 13th, 2021 | by

Recently, the Medical Insurance Bureau of Henan issued the “Notice on Involving Qualified Pharmacy Branches in Centralized Drug Procurement at the Province-Level (Pilot Project).” The “Notice” clarified that qualified pharmacy branches can apply to participate in Centralized Drug Procurement. The “Notice” stipulated that pharmacy branches must provide customers with information about both the bidding price and the sale price of the selected drugs, as well as trace the entire life-cycle of those drugs. If this pilot project is successful, Henan province intends to have all designated retailed pharmacies participate in the province-wide Centralized Drug Procurement process.


来源:医药网  2021.12.13


Beijing: regulating sales of drugs online during Double 11

November 8th, 2021 | by

On October 28th, Beijing Municipal Administration for Market Regulation and other departments jointly convened an administrative conference on regulating online promotion events during Double 11. During the conference, large E-Commerce platforms were asked to ensure that their users register their real names when purchasing four types of drugs related to treatment of Covid-19, as well as to improve the regulation of selling specific medication (including vaccines) and prescription drugs. At the same time, platforms were also asked to establish a sound product quality inspection and monitoring system, constrain excessive price adjustment of goods, maintain a fair competition environment, and regulate promotional behavior.

“双十一”在即 北京要求规范网络售药

来源:北京市药品监督管理局  2021.11.08


Heze, Shandong: Promoting the recycling of household drug waste

October 29th, 2021 | by

On Oct 27th, Heze implemented a public education program on the recycling of household drug waste. The measure aims to/is intended to raise public awareness about drug safety, address the harm caused by drug waste, educate the public about safe drug use and household drug waste recycling, and arouse public interest in recycling household drug waste on their own initiative. Household drug waste recycling, safe drug use consultation, reporting complaints, and other services were set up at the activity site. Other 50 designated pharmacies promoted the recycling of household drug waste during the program.


来源:搜狐网  2021.10.29


Liaoning: holding province-wide online training for licensed pharmacists

October 26th, 2021 | by

On Oct 21th, the Liaoning Medical Product Administration organized a province-wide online training event for licensed pharmacists. The training interpreted the background, main contents and regulations of the “Management of the Registration of Licensed Pharmacist” and taught the pharmacists to improve their ability on drug quality management, prescription review, and guidance on rational use of drug.


来源:辽宁省药品监督管理局  2021.10.26


Supervising drug price in designated retail pharmacies

October 21st, 2021 | by

On October 18th, Shanghai Sunshine Medical Procurement All-In-One Website released the “Notification on Drug Price Supervising Measures for Shanghai’s Pharmacy Chains.” The “Notification” requires designated pharmacy chains to upload drug pricing information to the ‘Shanghai Medical Procurement Service and Supervision Information System’ when selling drugs on the national reimbursement drug list; the uploaded drug prices are monitored by the “Red/Yellow Line” warning system, which creates an alert when the price exceeds the Yellow Line and rejects price adjustments when the price exceeds the Red Line.


来源医药网  2021.10.21


Gansu Baiyin: promoting home expired drug recycling in communities

August 5th, 2021 | by

Recently, Baiyin Administration for Market Regulation organized a propagenda campaign in communities to promote home expired drug recycling. The officers place expired drugs recycling bins in communities to educate residents about the benefits of recycling expired drugs, rational methods for using and storing drugs, and the dangers of using and discarding expired drugs, while also advising residents to be cautious when disposing of household expired drugs and to raise awareness of healthcare issues.


来源甘肃省市场监督管理局  2021.08.05

日前, 白银市市场监督管理局组织开展居民家庭过期药品回收进社区宣传活动。执法人员在活动现场设置过期药品回收箱,向群众宣传回收过期药品的意义,让人民群众充分了解正确使用和合理储存药品的方法,以及使用过期药品、随意丢弃过期药品的危害,引导广大群众自觉规范清理家庭过期药品,提高健康保护意识。

Gansu Baiyin: using “Internet + E-Supervision” to prevent overpurchasing of Ephedrine

July 13th, 2021 | by

In Baiyin, Gansu province, the Market Supervision Administration has recently implemented “Internet + E-Supervision” for compound preparations containing ephedrine in all pharmacy chains.  The Administration provided branches an exclusive QR-Code that should be scanned by consumers purchasing these types of drugs to collect buyer information, implementing purchase limitation, over-purchase warning, and traceability of such drugs.


来源中国食品药品网  2021.07.13


Beijing: Establishing an “Intelligent Pharmacy Supervision System”

June 22nd, 2021 | by

Recently, Beijing Haidian Distinct has launched a test program called the “Intelligent Pharmacy Supervision System.” This system, which uses an HD camera, an e-hygrometer, and e-thermometer, enables remote monitoring of pharmacy business conditions as well as temperature and humidity levels in pharmacies via a mobile App. It also allows for checking whether pharmacists are on duty and whether prescription drugs were sold to customers in accordance withvalid prescriptions.


来源:中国食品药品网  2021.06.22



Chinese first internet hospital + online medical reimbursement platform is now available

June 18th, 2021 | by

On June 17th, “Your Health”, the first national medical and health service platform that connects internet hospitals and the online medical reimbursement platform, was officially launched in Wuhan, Hubei Province, pioneering a new model of “Internet + Medical Treatment + Medication + Medical Insurance”, enabling participants to enjoy “online consultation, online purchase of medication, online reimbursement, delivery to home, ” as well as other contactless and one-stop internet medical and health services.


来源中国新闻网  2021.06.18