Xuhui has been promoting the reform among public hospitals and group procurement of drugs; it has set up 2 medical coalitions to enhance the service capacity of district-level hospitals: the municipal 6th-8th hospital and the Zhongshan-Central hospital. In the meantime, it keeps deepening the comprehensive reform of community healthcare services through encouraging family doctor and residents to sign agreements in the "1+1+1" form, as well as providing the "long-term prescription" and "extended prescription" services, which has made Xuhui the forerunner among other districts on major healthiness indexes of residents. Xuhui is also fully implementing the two child policy.
The building of community and public health system was aggressively promoted. among district-level financial revenue, 116 million yuan was put on health (regular funds), up by 23.4% than that of last year. There were 212 health institutions, including 23 hospitals and 14 community health service centers. In medical institutions, there were actual beds of 12.5 thousand and 15.7 thousand specialists. The medical institutions treated 16.0685 million outpatient and emergency cases, up by 13.6% than that of last year. New progress was made on running of medical institutions by non-governmental sectors with 1 newly approved private hospital, 8 out-patients departments (clinics) and 3 private clinics. The community health service integrated reform was carried out in all-around manner with reduction and exemption of out-patients investigation fees and directional referral initiated. Community health service center had out-patients cases increased by 26.2% and the average expense each time decreased by 13.3%. Public health service had its personnel increased by 4.8% and medical fees reduced and exempted for 2.7985 million patients, valued 19.589 million yuan. Incidence of infectious diseases A and B was 153.24 per 100,000 of the permanent population of Xuhui District. Food hygiene supervision was carried out by law and disease prevention and control system was continuously improved. Among 1,919 samples selected for supervision, there were 1,794 qualified with acceptance rate of 93.5%. 8,463 units received food supervision. The management of drug market was strengthened with 65 violation cases handled and the penalty hitting 1.1103 million yuan.