将私人医疗保险引进中国的三种选择(2/2)

在第一部分中,我论证了中国医疗保健行业的中心供求缺口正日益扩大这个问题。而私人医疗保险或许是解决这个问题的关键。 在本文中,我将展示在中国设立真正的私人医疗保险的三种模型。这些模型均已在其他地方实行,而且只需要在监管方面进行渐进式的改革。

中国医疗保健行业日益扩大的中心供求缺口(1/2)

私人医疗保险可以说是中国目前最大的、也是最恼人的机遇。这方面的需要显然存在。生活日渐富裕的中国消费者对公共医疗保健制度越来越感到失望。而立足未稳的私立医院正在努力寻找更大量、更稳定的收益流。

投资银行家如何拯救中国医院

在中国,成功事故总是层出不穷,而医院行业却是一大例外。私立医院大多为小型医院,并且很难赢得公众的信任。公立医院则陈旧不堪,令人仿佛回到1980年。尽管近年来大肆报道,但不论私立和公立医院都没有取得什么进步。在服务、成本和质量方面,几十年来中国医院几乎没有任何改观。

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