Recently, the Economic Development Bureau of Jinpu New Area, Bureau of Civil Affairs and Public Security Bureau of the Development Zone jointly organized a press conference on medical reform to illustrate the to-be-implemented medical reform and cancellation and release of charges for part of business services by Price Control Administration of Liaoning province.
58 urban public hospitals in Dalian including 10 in Jinpu New Area will start comprehensive reform and cancel the drug price addition from 0 o’clock of 26. The news press elaborated on adjustment on medical service price in public hospitals. According to relevant policy, drug price addition will be cancelled and all medicines except for Chinese herbal medicine will be sold at purchase price with no addition. In accordance with the principle of quantity control, structural adjustment, differential pricing changes and phased implementation, benchmark price will be applied for adjusted medical services. Such services involved in hemodialysis, examination and treatment with large medical equipment, common test and examination, remote consultation and ambulance will be free of rise in price . In addition, registration fee is incorporated into examination fee and the price for pediatric medical service is adjusted. The price of sickrooms for empyrosis and contagion is raised by 15 yuan and nursing of infectious diseases is increased by 20 yuan.
Besides, persons in charge of relevant departments also illustrated the cancellation and release of charges for part of business services by Price Control Administration of Liaoning province. The items listed in cancellation and release of charges for part of business services include the pay items not suitable for the present situation or paid already by government finance, such as services for land transfer deals and mining right deals. The market-adjusted price will be applied for services in full market competition such as lawyers’ consultation, agricultural marketing services with government investment and holding, technical inspection on vehicle safety and environmental inspection for vehicle emissions.