›› 2011, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (2): 153-.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1674-8115.2011.02.008

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Attention to medical and health system reform from Shanghai residents

DING Lei1, LU Lin1, LI Yan-ting1, ZHAO Ming1,2, MA Jin1   

  1. 1.School of Public Health, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200025, China;2.Shanghai Shenkang Hospital Development Center, Shanghai 200041, China
  • Online:2011-02-28 Published:2011-03-01
  • Supported by:

    Foundation from National Development and Reform Commission of China, 2009HR01


Objective To investigate the attention from Shanghai residents on the medical and health system reform, and put forward suggestions on the medical and health system reform. Methods Multistage random sampling method was employed to investigate 1 600 residents with questionnaire survey. Results The issues most concerned by the investigated residents were rationality of drug use, qualification of training for medical staff, personal payment for medical expense and medical insurance coverage of urban residents. Conclusion The management of drug use should be enhanced, the distribution, composition and qualification of medical staff should be optimized, and the national essential drug system should be carried out to lower the personal payment for medical expense.

Key words: health reform, public health system, medical service system, medical security system, medicine supply system