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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CHN-22 [WPRO]
Status
Pending
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Primary Health Care

Director / Head: 
  Dr Yichun Zheng
 




Institution:
 
  Jiading Primary Health Care Centre
Address:
  No. 257, Jinsha Road Jiading District,
  201800
 
Town:
  Shanghai
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (86-21) 5952 9440
Fax:
  (86-21) 5952 9440
Web Site:
 
Date of Designation:
  01/Nov/1980
Last Redesignation:
  11/Oct/2009
Expiry:
  11/Oct/2013
Terms of Reference:
  1. To conduct studies for the further improvement of the operation of the health care delivery system based on primary health care at the county, township & village level, & to promote the close collaboration of institutions, agencies & civic groups concerned with health care. 
  2. To study the way resource allocations underpin the referral network of health care institutions, & to investigate in which ways the county hospitals can better support the health-for-all process through primary health care. 
  3. To collaborate in the utilization of research findings to inform decision-makers at all levels of the health care system. 
  4. To support the national effort in human resources development for primary health care by conducting training courses for national staff in research development, & in the planning & management of the health care systems. 
  5. To share the Chinese experience in primary health care with that of other countries through workshops, training courses & conferences. 
  6. To contribute to WHO programme activities in the fields of primary health care & district health system. 
  7. To study ways to improve health services delivery at the urban level. 
  8. To study the rural health insurance system to guarantee the farmers having the essential health service  
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Subjects:
  1. Health systems research & development 
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Types of activity:
  1. Information dissemination 
  2. Research 
  3. Provision of reference substances and other services 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.1 - Management and organization of integrated, population-based health-service delivery through public and nonpublic providers and networks improved, reflecting the primary health care strategy, scaling up coverage, equity, quality and safety of personal and population-based health services, and enhancing health outcomes.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  POSTMA Sjieuwke Eelco Jozef
Phone:
  +63 2 5289806
Email:
  postmas@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  BOERMA Jan Ties
Phone:
  +41 22 79 11481
Email:
  boermat@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork