Inter-Provincial Medical Direct Settlement Is Available in Mianyang¡¯s 21 Hospitals
2018-08-29

Introduction: On August 19, our reporter learned from Mianyang Medical Insurance Bureau that by the end of July, the inter-provincial medical direct settlement is available in 21 hospitals, intra-provincial medical direct settlements is available in 34 hospitals, and medical direct settlement is available in 4 outpatient clinics.

(Mianyang News) On August 19, our reporter learned from Mianyang Medical Insurance Bureau that by the end of July, the inter-provincial medical direct settlement is available in 21 hospitals, intra-provincial medical direct settlements is available in 34 hospitals, and medical direct settlement is available in 4 outpatient clinics.

21 hospitals that have inter-provincial medical direct settlement include: Sichuan Mianyang 404 Hospital, Mianyang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Mianyang Central Hospital, The Third Hospital of Mianyang, Mianyang People¡¯s Hospital, Santai People¡¯s Hospital, Yanting People¡¯s Hospital, Anzhou People¡¯s Hospital, Zitong People¡¯s Hospital, Beichuan Qiang Autonomous County People¡¯s Hospital, Pingwu County People¡¯s Hospital, 903 Hospital, Mianyang Wanjiang Ophthalmic Hospital, Sichuan Science City Hospital, Jiangyou No.2 People¡¯s Hospital, Jiangyou People¡¯s Hospital, Jiangyou No.4 People¡¯s Hospital, Jiangyou Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Santai Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Mianyang Maternal and Child Health Service Center and Mianyang Orthopedic Hospital.

Our reporter learned from the Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security that the country is steadily promoting the inter-provincial medical direct settlement services. Hospitals with inter-provincial healthcare services reached over 10,000 and numbers of patients on record and direct settlement increased rapidly.

Based on the fact that all provincial-level platforms and all co-ordination areas have been connected with the remote medical settlement system, the hospitals with trans-provincial healthcare services continued to increase. The number of hospitals with trans-pronvicncial healthcare services reached 10,015 by the end of June in 2018, an increase of 528 hospitals than that in last month. The coverage of basic medical institution continued to expand, with 7,575 designated medical institutions of grade II and below, an increase of 503 over the end of last month. By the end of June, the national platform had accumulated 599,000 direct cross-province medical settlements, with medical expenses of 15.03 billion yuan and fund payments of 91.3 billion yuan, which accounts for 60.5% of the total direct settlement. The number of patients recorded on the platform is 2.67 million. As of the end of June, medical institutions with inter-provincial medical direct settlement services in Sichuan reached 467.

Patients covered in the social insurance can inquire about their filing status through the social insurance online inquiry system (http://si.12333.gov.cn). Information about patients covered by the social security insurance will be uploaded to the national inter-provincial medical direct settlement system after they complete the registration procedures. If the patients who covered by the social security insurance can search their information online, it means that they haveregistered successfully.

Source: Liu Xiaodong, all-media reporter from Mianyang Daily, Zhou Xue, Intern

Editor: Guo Cheng