The Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee held a meeting on August 26 to deliberate and approve the “Healthy China 2030” planning outline. Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, presided over the meeting.
The meeting held that the preparation and implementation of the “Healthy China 2030” planning outline is a major measure to implement the spirit of the Fifth Plenary Session of the 18th CPC Central Committee and safeguard the health of the people. It is of great significance for building a well-off society in an all-round way and accelerating socialist modernization. At the same time, this is also an important measure for China to actively participate in global health governance and fulfill China’s commitment to the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.
The meeting emphasized that the “Healthy China 2030” planning outline is the action plan for promoting healthy China construction in the next 15 years. We must adhere to the people-centered development thinking, firmly establish and implement the development concept of innovation, coordination, green, openness, and sharing, adhere to the correct health and health work guidelines, and adhere to health priorities, reform and innovation, scientific development, and fairness and justice. The principle is to improve the people’s health level, take the reform and innovation of the system as the driving force, and start with a wide range of health influence factors, focusing on popularizing healthy living, optimizing health services, improving health care, building a healthy environment, and developing a healthy industry. Health is integrated into all policies, ensuring people’s health in an all-round and full-cycle, greatly improving health and significantly improving health and equity.
The meeting pointed out that to promote the construction of a healthy China, we must adhere to prevention, promote a healthy and civilized lifestyle, create a green and safe health environment, and reduce disease occurrence. It is necessary to adjust and optimize the health service system, strengthen early diagnosis, early treatment, early rehabilitation, adhere to the basic, strong grassroots, and construction mechanisms to better meet the health needs of the people. We must adhere to building and sharing, the health of the whole people, adhere to the government’s leadership, mobilize the participation of the whole society, and highlight the health problems of key populations such as women, children, the elderly, the disabled, the floating population, and the low-income population. It is necessary to strengthen organizational implementation, increase government input, deepen reform of institutional mechanisms, accelerate the construction of healthy human resources, promote health science and technology innovation, build a health information service system, strengthen the construction of a healthy rule of law, and expand healthy international exchanges and cooperation.