Improving the management of traditional Chinese medicine preparations in hospitals in Zhejiang Province

Recently, Zhejiang provincial drug administration, together with the Provincial Health Commission and the administration of traditional Chinese medicine, jointly formulated and issued the “several implementation opinions on reforming and improving the management of traditional Chinese medicine preparations in medical institutions”, which includes optimizing the registration and filing management of traditional Chinese medicine preparations in medical institutions, standardizing the dispensing and use of traditional Chinese medicine preparations in medical institutions, and improving the medical insurance policy of traditional Chinese medicine preparations in medical institutions 15 reform measures were put forward.

“implementation opinions” clearly stated that the county medical community and city medical group should be encouraged to concentrate on the preparation of Chinese medicine preparations. The Chinese medicine preparations transferred to the medical institutions transferred from the county medical institutions at the county level medical institutions after the approval of the provincial drug supervision and administration departments can be used in the medical common body units of the county. In accordance with the principle of voluntary application of medical institutions, Chinese medicine preparations of therapeutic medical institutions which are clinically necessary, safe and effective, easy to use and reasonable in price shall be included in the payment scope of basic medical insurance fund and managed as class B drugs.