Thursday, May 4, 2017

China Province to Offer Free Maternal Medical Care, Rural Childbirth Subsidies

Pregnant moms in east China's Shandong Province will be able to enjoy free basic medical services during the whole of their maternity period, according to recent guidelines.

The measure is outlined in the Shandong provincial government's latest 13th Five-Year Plan on Hygiene and Health.

In addition, the recently-released paper states that a subsidy system will be promoted to benefit pregnant women from rural areas who choose to give birth in hospitals. Read More