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Online drug selling is being supervised

April 3rd, 2020 | by

Recently, the National Development and Reform Commission and Ministry of Commerce jointly issued the “Negative List of Market access (2019 version),” which proposed that drug production and trading companies are not allowed to sell prescription drugs directly to the public through mail or internet trade.


来源:制药网 2019.11.23


Nationwide implementation of National Organised Centralised Procurement and Use of Drugs

April 3rd, 2020 | by

On September 24th, 2019, more than 20 provinces and districts all over the country have launched a joint procurement of drugs. Thereby the pilot work on National Organised Centralised Procurement and Use of Drugs is extended from 11 big cities to nationwide. The price of all medicines was lower than the price of selected drugs in “4+7.”


来源:医药网 2019.09.25


Internet Hospital established by Yifeng Pharmacy

April 3rd, 2020 | by

On September 19th, Yifeng Pharmacy announced a joint venture with Visum Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. to establish Hainan Yifeng Medical Technology Co., Ltd., which aims to provide patients with services such as Internet Hospitals, Prescription Sharing Platform, family doctors, health management, online medical consultations, and patient education.


来源:新浪医药新闻 2019.09.22


Catalog of medical insurance (2019 Version) is released

February 13th, 2020 | by

On August 21st, the State Council issued the “National Medicine Catalogue of Basic Medical Insurance, Work Injury Insurance, and Maternity Insurance (2019 version),” which will be implemented from January 1st, 2020. The “Medicine Catalogue” Indicates that each provincial Medical Insurance Bureau should bring all the drugs of the “Medicine Catalogue” into the “Centralised Procurement” and update the drug database according to the use of drugs in local medical institutions and retail pharmacies. Meanwhile, a national unified drug database should be established to realise the unified management of codes of western medicine, Chinese traditional medicine, and hospital-made medicines.


来源:医药网 2019.08.21


“Guideline” for “Internet+Health Care” in Shandong province released

February 13th, 2020 | by

On July 11th, the Shandong Provincial Government issued the “Notification on the Construction Plan for Promoting a Demonstration Province of ‘Internet+Health Care’ from 2019 to 2020.” The “Notification” stipulates that to achieve the real-time exchange and sharing of medical data, the construction of a “traceability system of drugs,” a “pre-warning and detecting system of medicines in short supply,” and a “prescription circulation platform” should be promoted. The “Notification” indicates that the construction of “Internet Hospitals” based on medical institutes is encouraged, and the “consulting or prescribing medicine over the internet” should be widely implemented in Shandong province from 2020.

山东“互联网+医疗健康”的路线图, 来了!

来源:医药网 2019.07.15


A unified national insurance standardized​ system will be established

November 8th, 2019 | by

On June 27th, the National Health Security Administration(NHSA) issued the “Guideline on the Standardisation of Medical Security.” The “Guideline” indicates that the exchange of medical security information in China has begun to use a common language——the “Coding Standard.” Now, the NHSA has completed four “Coding Standards”. Among them, the “Code and Classification of Medical Insurance Drugs” covers all drugs approved by the NMPA and realizes “one-code-for-one-drug”, which makes it easier for the public to inquire about drug information and provides resource sharing. The “Guideline” also indicates that the NHSA will focus on the standardization of medical insurance funds, medical price management, the medical security system and so on.


来源:医药网 2019.06.28


Major Tasks of Medical Reform in 2019

November 8th, 2019 | by

On June 4th, the General Office of the States Council officially issued the “Notification of Major Tasks of deepening the reform of the medical and health system in 2019.” The “Notification” clarifies that the National Health Commission should issue a list of drugs that are suggested to be imitated. The State Medical Insurance Bureau and other departments should promote the national organized centralized procurement and use of drugs, and strengthen the supervision of the quality of selected drugs, the priority use of selected drugs in public medical institutions of pilot areas, the payment settlement, and the production of both selected drugs and raw materials. Besides, these departments should also accelerate the reform of medical insurance payment methods and carry out the pilot program of DRGS payment.


来源:医药网 2019.06.05

核心提示:6月4日,国务院办公厅正式发布《深化医药卫生体制改革2019年重点工作任务的通知》。《通知》明确,国家卫生健康委应发布鼓励仿治药品目录; 国家医保局等部门推进国家组织药品集中采购和使用试点,加强对中标药品质量、试点地区公立医疗机构优先使用和药款结算、中标药品及原料药生产的检测等工作。另外,应加快推进医保支付方式改革,开展按疾病诊断相关分组付费试点。

Yinchuan implemented “prescription sharing”

October 10th, 2019 | by

Recently, the Yinchuan Prescription Sharing Platform connected six municipal hospitals to realize prescription sharing. The platform unifies the prescriptions of all hospitals, communities, and internet hospitals throughout the city to ensure drug safety. At the same time, patients can choose pharmacies and purchase methods according to various selection modes such as the lowest price, nearest distance, self-service to get medicines, or third-party delivery. Mr. Ma Xiaofei, director of the Yinchuan Health Committee, stated that because the platform has reduced the number of prescriptions that licensed pharmacists should review, it will relieve the pressure of the shortage of licensed pharmacists and solve the problem of licensed pharmacist renting their licenses to others.


来源:医药网 2019.06.03


Pharmacists are allowed to practice medicine at more than one pharmacies

October 10th, 2019 | by

On May 24th, Shanxi Food and Drug Administration issued the “Notification on strengthening the management of licensed pharmacists in pharmaceutical retail enterprises,” which encourages licensed pharmacists to practice medicine at more than one pharmacies during holidays and off-hours. The “Notification” indicates that licensed pharmacists in pharmacies can check prescriptions as telework to serve patients during their off-hours. To solve the shortage of licensed pharmacists in towns and villages, pharmacists in the township can assume the responsibility of licensed pharmacists.


来源:制药网 2019.05.24


A list of pilot cities implementing DRG paying is released

October 9th, 2019 | by

On the morning of May 20th, the State Medical Insurance Bureau held a video conference of experimental work that implements DRG paying and announced the list of pilot cities. The list identified a total of 30 cities


来源:新浪医药新闻  2019.05.21