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


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


Meituan boosts 24-Hour-Pharmacies

June 2nd, 2021 | by

On June 2nd, Meituan Buying Medicine, a group of retail pharmacies and pharmaceutical companies, jointly launched the “Little Yellow Light” service plan. The plan includes five measures such as guaranteed customer service and night freight allowances to encourage the development of more 24-Hour-Pharmacies across the country, particularly in small and medium-sized cities, to offer customers rapid drug delivery to their homes.


来源:搜狐网  2021.06.02


“Dual-Channel Policy” for Medicines under National Medical Insurance Negotiation

May 11th, 2021 | by

Recently, the NMPA and the National Health Commission jointly issued the “Opinions on Establishing and Improving Dual-Channel Management Mechanisms for Medicines under National Medical Insurance Negotiation”. According to the “Opinions”, the reasonable usage of these reimbursed drugs, such as supply and clinical use, will be met through two channels, namely designated medical institutions and designated retail pharmacies, with drug payment covered by the medical insurance payment mechanism. Eligible designated retailed pharmacies should be connected to the Medical Insurance Information Platform and the Electronic Prescription Sharing Platform, and a compliant storage and distribution system should be established to ensure drug safety.


来源:中华人民共和国中央人民政府  2021.05.11


The State Council: establishing a national drug traceability collaboration platform

May 11th, 2021 | by

Recently, the State Council issued the “Opinions on Strengthening Drug Supervising Capacity.” The “Opinion” stipulates that the traceability information system be enhanced and a national drug traceability collaboration platform be established to achieve complete drug tracking and tracing and to gradually apply unique identification for medical devices.


来源:医药网  2021.05.11


Medical Reform involving all urban employees

April 23rd, 2021 | by

Recently, the State Council issued the “Opinions on Improving the Mutual-Aid Mechanism for Covering Outpatient Bills in the Employed Medical Insurance System.” According to the “Opinion”, employees’ medical insurance premiums paid by their employers should be consolidated into a fund that can cover outpatient bills to improve the Mutual-Aid Mechanism. The “Opinion” clarifies that individual insurance accounts can be used to pay for the medical cost incurred by the insured person, his or her spouse, parent and children at designated medical institutions, as well as the cost incurred by the insured person for the purchase of drugs, medical equipment and medical devices at designated retailed pharmacies.


来源:医药网  2021.04.23 

日前,国务院办公厅印发《关于建立健全职工基本医疗保险门诊共济保障机制的指导意见》。《意见》提出,将单位缴纳的医疗保险费全部计入统筹基金,并将门诊费用纳入统筹基金支付范围,健全门诊共济保障机制。 《意见》明确,个人账户可以用于支付参保人员本人及其配偶、父母、子女在定点医疗机构就医发生的由个人负担的医疗费用,以及在定点零售药店购买药品、医疗器械及医用耗材发生的由个人负担的费用