Source: People’s Daily Online – People’s Daily Overseas Edition
This newspaper, Beijing, August 5 (Reporter Ye Zi) The latest data from the National Medical Insurance Bureau shows that in June 2022, about half of the country’s overall planning areas (208 in total) Launched a pilot program of cross-provincial direct settlement of 5 outpatient chronic and special disease-related treatment costs, including hypertension, diabetes, malignant tumor outpatient chemoradiotherapy, uremic dialysis, and anti-rejection treatment after organ transplantation, and further promoted the cross-province cost of outpatient treatment. Provincial direct settlement.
The direct settlement of outpatient expenses across provinces has grown steadily. By the end of June 2022, 65,900 designated medical institutions and 165,300 designated retail pharmacies had been directly settled across provinces nationwide; from January to June, 11,128,500 people had been directly settled across provinces, involving 2.692 billion medical expenses. Yuan, the fund paid 1.616 billion yuan, and the fund payment ratio was 60.0%. This set of data has exceeded the corresponding data for the whole year of last year, indicating that outpatient clinics across provinces and other places are more convenient and settlement is faster.
The inter-provincial direct settlement of hospitalization expenses is stable. As of the end of June 2022, 58,600 designated medical institutions have been connected to the network for inter-provincial direct settlement of hospitalization expenses across the country; from January to June, 2.4659 million person-times of hospitalization expenses across the country were directly settled across provinces, involving 55.416 billion yuan in medical expenses and 32.311 billion yuan in fund payments , the fund payment ratio is 58.3%. The data from June shows that 475,800 people were directly settled across provinces for hospitalization expenses across the country, involving 10.399 billion yuan in medical expenses and 6.180 billion yuan in fund payments, up 20.6%, 21.6%, and 22.5% month-on-month respectively.