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84% off the average price! The centralized collection of spinal consumables has the results of the proposed selection

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Average 84% off!

Spine consumables collection has a proposed result

On September 27, the state organized the bid opening meeting for the centralized procurement of orthopaedic spinal consumables, and the results of the proposed selection were generated through online bid opening. This centralized procurement is the third batch of high-value medical consumables centralized procurement organized by the state after cardiac stents and artificial joints. This centralized procurement covers 5 kinds of orthopaedic spine consumables, forming 14 product system categories. In the first year, the intended purchase volume totaled 1.09 million sets, accounting for 90% of the total demand of medical institutions in the country, involving a market size of about 31 billion yuan. The average price of this centralized procurement is reduced by 84%. Based on the agreed procurement volume, it is estimated that the annual cost savings will be 26 billion yuan.

It is reported that the average price per set of consumables for thoracolumbar posterior fixation and fusion, which accounts for 1/3 of spinal operations, has dropped from 33,000 yuan to about 4,500 yuan; among them, some well-known foreign brands The average price per set has dropped from 60,000 yuan to around 4,800 yuan. For the latest thoracolumbar minimally invasive surgery, the average price of each set of consumables has dropped from nearly 40,000 yuan to about 5,600 yuan. The average price of vertebroplasty surgical consumables for the treatment of compression fractures has dropped from 27,000 yuan to about 1,100 yuan per set. (CCTV News)

136 tertiary hospitals in Beijing have set up police offices

On the afternoon of September 27, the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau held a press conference to report on the construction of the Beijing Hospital Police Office in recent years. Zhang Xiaohui, spokesman for the Internal Security Bureau of the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and director of the Political Department, introduced at the meeting that 272 hospitals above the second level in Beijing have set up police offices, with a construction rate of 92.52%, of which 136 hospitals have been set up at the third level. The police office has a construction rate of 100%.

In addition, 281 hospitals in Beijing have installed “one-key alarm” devices, 253 hospitals have implemented “one-key alarm” key parts, and 199 hospitals have “one-key alarm” “Connected to the police office, and 135 hospitals “one-click alarm” connected to the local police station to ensure full coverage of key areas, locations and points. 285 hospitals above the second level have installed or equipped with security inspection equipment, and the allocation rate of the hospitals above the third level has reached 100%. (Beijing News)

Foshan No. 1 Hospital Ambulance Hits Pregnant Woman?

Official Response

On September 26, the incident that an ambulance hit a pregnant woman in the Maternal and Child Health Hospital of Sanshui District, Foshan City, Guangdong Province, caused heated discussions on the Internet. On the afternoon of the same day, the official Weibo of Foshan Sanshui Government, “Sanshui Release”, refuted the online information. According to the report, at about 10:40 on September 26, a maintenance staff of Sanshui District Maternal and Child Health Hospital was moving a small special bus in the hospital, and 4 people (no pregnant women) were injured due to improper operation, except for 1 person who was more seriously injured. In addition, the rest of the staff are in stable condition. After the accident, the district health and health department, public security department, Southwest Sub-district and other units went to the scene to deal with it as soon as possible, and actively carried out work such as personnel treatment and family reassurance. At present, there are rumors that “pregnant women are injured” and other rumors on the Internet, which have been confirmed to be rumors. (Published by Sanshui)

Beijing One Nucleic Acid Testing Institution

Failure to enforce government guidelines

Recently, the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Market Supervision announced on its official website the results of the punishment imposed by the Shijingshan District Market Supervision Bureau on Beijing Beiji Medical Laboratory Co., Ltd. The company was fined 185,015 yuan for selling nucleic acid testing group purchase coupons through the Meituan App without implementing the government’s guidance price, and using false or misleading price methods to trick consumers or other operators into trading with it. (Beijing Youth Daily)

The infection strain of this round of epidemic in Kunming is

Omicron variant BF.5 clade

On September 28, Kunming City, Yunnan Province held a press conference on the prevention and control of new coronavirus pneumonia infection. Zhang Yunhai, deputy commander of the Kunming Epidemic Response Leading Group Headquarters and director of the Kunming Municipal Health Commission, introduced that from 0 to 24:00 on September 27, there were 2 new confirmed cases and 1 asymptomatic infection in Kunming, both of which were confirmed cases. On the 26th, there were people who were initially screened positive; 19 new cases were initially screened positive, all of which were found in isolation control personnel. Since September 25, a total of 42 cases have been confirmed, asymptomatic infected and initially screened positive in this round of the epidemic, all of whom are related personnel such as staff of Yunnan Langming Printing Co., Ltd. and their family members.

At present, phased progress has been made in the traceability of flow regulation. The results of the gene sequencing of the positive cases that have been carried out show that the infected strains are all the BF.5 evolutionary branch of the Omicron variant, which is highly homologous to the gene sequences of the positive cases imported from Myanmar. (CCTV News Client)

National Health Commission: 50% grade II or higher

Public hospitals have launched appointment services

On September 28, the National Health and Health Commission held a press conference to introduce the situation of medical institutions strengthening capacity building and serving the health of the people since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. Mi Feng, spokesperson of the National Health and Medical Commission and deputy director of the Publicity Department, said that since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of my country, the medical experience of Chinese patients has been significantly improved. Up to now, 50% of the country’s second-level and above public hospitals have carried out appointment diagnosis and treatment services, and there are more than 700 national first-level recommended catalogs for day surgery, effectively alleviating the problems of difficult medical treatment and difficult operations for patients. (Beijing Daily Client)

Shanghai Children’s Hospital held a staff meeting,

Lu Bing as Dean

On September 27, Shanghai Children’s Hospital held aThe cadre meeting. Lu Bing is a member and deputy secretary of the Shanghai Children’s Hospital Committee of the Communist Party of China, and the president of Shanghai Children’s Hospital.

At the meeting, Lu Bing made a commitment to perform his duties: first, to enhance political awareness, improve political standing, and strictly abide by political discipline and rules; Get into the role as soon as possible to get familiar with the work; the third is to be honest and self-disciplined, self-discipline, and perform duties with due diligence. Standing at a new starting point, we will seize the day and live up to our time, and lead the cadres and workers of the whole hospital to make concerted efforts to promote the high-quality development of the hospital. (Wen Wei Po)

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Proofreading: Zang Hengjia

Editor in charge: Tian Dongliang

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