The number of people participating in my country’s basic medical insurance is 1.36 billion, and the participation rate is stable at more than 95%
The number of people participating in basic medical insurance in my country is 1.36 billion (new data and new highlights)
Beijing, June 14 (Reporter Li Hongmei) Recently, the National Medical Insurance Bureau announced the “Statistical Bulletin on the Development of National Medical Security Undertakings in 2020”. The statistical bulletin shows: National Basic Medical Insurance in 2020 The number of people insured was 136.131 million, and the participation rate was stable at over 95%. In 2020, the total income of the National Basic Medical Insurance Fund (including maternity insurance) was 2,484.6 billion yuan, an increase of 1.7% over the previous year, accounting for approximately 2.4% of GDP that year. The total expenditure was 213.2 billion yuan, an increase of 0.9% over the previous year, accounting for approximately 2.1% of GDP that year.
The treatment level of the insured persons has gradually improved. In 2020, the number of employees participating in medical insurance continued to increase, and the hospital reimbursement level remained stable. 344.55 million people participated in employee medical insurance, and 85.2% of the hospitalization expenses fund was paid within the scope of the policy. 1,016.76 million people participated in medical insurance for urban and rural residents, and 70.0% of the hospitalization expenses fund was paid within the policy scope, steadily increasing; 235.67 million people participated in maternity insurance, and the per capita maternity treatment expenditure was 21,1973 yuan, an increase of 8.2% over the previous year.
Medical assistance capabilities continue to increase. In 2020, the National Medical Assistance Fund spent 54.684 billion yuan, subsidized 99.84 million people to participate in basic medical insurance, and provided 84.04 million outpatient and inpatient assistance. The national average hospitalization assistance and outpatient assistance were RMB 1,056 and RMB 93 respectively. In 2020, the insurance participation rate of the poverty-stricken people in rural areas who have registered for registration will be stable at over 99.9%. Since 2018, various medical insurance and poverty alleviation policies have benefited a total of 530 million people from poor people seeking medical care, helping nearly 10 million families with poverty-stricken families to get rid of poverty.
It is more convenient to seek medical settlement in different places. In terms of direct settlement for medical treatment in different places, in 2020, the number of designated medical institutions for direct settlement of hospitalization expenses across provinces in different places will be 44,413, and the number of valid records on the national platform will be 7.71 million. In the whole year, 5.85 million hospitalization visits were made across provinces and other places, of which 3.0023 million were directly settled across provinces, and medical expenses were settled directly across provinces to 74.28 billion yuan, and funds paid 43.873 billion yuan. In 12 pilot provinces including the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, the Yangtze River Delta and the five southwestern provinces, the total direct settlement of ordinary outpatient expenses across the provinces reached 3.02 million, with total medical expenses of 746 million yuan and medical insurance funds paying 429 million yuan.
In addition, in 2020, the number of long-term care insurance participants was 10.835.3 million, and the number of people enjoying benefits was 835,000. In 2020, fund income will be 19.61 billion yuan and fund expenditure will be 13.14 billion yuan.