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2017 cataract sight rehabilitating project of Jinpu New District is launched

2017 cataract sight rehabilitating project of Jinpu New District is one of the 12 people-benefiting projects, which was launched on April 6. The cataract patients who meet the surgical indication requirement and have Jinpu registered residence and health insurance can receive the free cataract surgery after medical screening.


2017 cataract sight rehabilitating project lasts from April 6 to September 30. The appointed hospital is the First People's Hospital of Jinzhou District and Dalian Hospital Affiliated to Shengjing Hospital of China Medical University. The citizens receiving the cataract surgery should have Jinpu registered residence and health insurance. The male citizens should be over 55 years of age and female citizens over 50. Currently, the medical screening work has been started. The citizens in need should conduct residence registration and age affirmation at the street office of registered residence city before July 30 and then can receive medical screen at designated medical institutions after filling in the screen form.


Citizens can enjoy the free cataract surgery with application form after passing the screen of Social Affairs Bureau.


Besides, the screening cost and expenses on cataract surgery are free, but the treatment expenses on diabetes and cerebrovascular diseases are not covered by health insurance and government finance.