CPPCC member: reduce new rural cooperative medical care payment
2017-02-08 15:48:00

Low-income people are most vulnerable when it comes to major diseases. According to statistics, such people account for 64.8 percent of the total low-income group in Jiangsu Province.

Tang Qingning

Tang Qingning, deputy director of Committee of Population, Resources and Environment of CPPCC Jiangsu Committee, said at the second group meeting of the Fifth Meeting of the 11th CPPCC Jiangsu Committee that Jiangsu should implement favorable policy measures to make sure these people can be lifted out of poverty and backwardness. And the key is to lift the burden of paying for medical treatment, said Tang.

Tang suggested that Jiangsu shall strengthen the medical equipment and infrastructure construction and improve the level of medical and health expenditure.

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