Inaugural Training Course on Health Financing with NHSA

In November 2019, the National Health Security Administration of China held the Training Course on Health Financing Flagship Project in collaboration with Harvard China Health Partnership and World Bank in Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China.

International Forum on Value Health Care Purchasing organized by the National Healthcare Security Administration, China

Professors William Hsiao, John McDonough and Winnie Yip participated in the International Forum on Value Health Care Purchasing organized by the National Healthcare Security Administration, China in November 2019. 国家医疗保障局举办医疗保障制度国际经验交流会 国家医保局   11月11日,国家医疗保障局在浙江绍兴举办医疗保障制度国际经验交流会,这是国家医保局成立以来组织的第一次大规模国际交流活动。会议以“基于价值的医保战略性购买”为主题,邀请国内外知名专家进行交流研讨。国家医疗保障局副局长施子海出席并作主旨演讲。 实施基于价值的医保战略性购买,是贯彻落实健康中国战略,积极参与健康全球治理的重要举措,也是实现医保高质量发展的必然要求。国家医保局成立以来,认真贯彻落实党中央、国务院决策部署,着力发挥好医保战略性购买者的作用,注重发挥集团效应、导向效应和杠杆效应,积极推进城乡居民医保制度整合、医保药品目录调整和支付方式改革,探索药品招采新模式,打击欺诈骗保行为,将医保战略性购买的理念转化为实实在在的举措。 实施基于价值的医保战略性购买,需要不断在医保政策和管理上推陈出新,加强卫生技术评估方法应用,加快医保公共服务体系建设,创新医保经办服务,加大医疗服务供给侧结构性改革力度,让医保的战略性购买发挥出最大的综合效应。  

Global Health Governance For Emerging Global Health Leaders

In October-November 2018, the China Health Partnership of Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health conducted a two-week executive education course on Global Health Governance at the request of the National Health Commission of China and funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The National Health Commission requested this executive training course because of the increasingly significant role China is playing in providing foreign health aid to low-income countries.…

Chinese Government Delegation Visits Harvard Chan School

On September 10, 2018 a high-level delegation from China’s State Council Research Office visited the Harvard Chan School. This group of 14 government officials came to learn about built environment and urban environmental planning research. Hosted by the China Health Partnership, the delegation met with Professors Winnie Yip, William Hsiao, Jack Spengler, Joseph Allen, and teams.