Archive for July, 2018

The government of Inner Mongolia wants to eliminate the adjuvant drugs in the top 50 list of drugs with the highest purchase amount

July 10th, 2018 | by

On July 8th, the Health Commission of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region issued the “Notification on Effective Measures to Control the Unreasonable Increase in Medical Expenses” and requested that it should be officially implemented on July 15th, 2019. The “Notification” stipulates that medical expenses should not exceed 30% of total hospital expenses (Anticancer drugs and drugs for treating chronic diseases are not included). At the same time, the top 100 drugs with the highest purchase amount should be monitored, the adjuvant drugs in the top 50 should be eliminated, and expensive drugs should be replaced with drugs with the same generic name and cheaper. Besides, medical institutions should reduce the purchases or discontinue to use the drugs, which are in the top 20 with the highest purchase amount for three consecutive months.


来源:医药网 2018.07.10