Has access to affordable medicines improved following health reform: Evidence from two cross-sectional surveys in Western China
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: FANG, Yu (School of Pharmacy, Health Science Center, Xian Jiaotong University, Department of Pharmacy Administration, Xian, China)
Improving availability and affordability of essential medicines is a key objective of the National Essential Medicine Policy in China. In its initial implementation in 2009, the policy targets first-level healthcare institutions with policies designed to increase availability of essential medicines and reduce patients[simplequote] The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.