China’s fragmented healthcare system and the aging population

China’s fragmented healthcare system requires a rapid shift, which can be driven mainly by a change in the mindset of the population. The 2,300 top-tier public hospitals are overcrowded continuously with citizens going to seek help there even for minor health problems. These top-tier hospitals serve almost 20% of the country’s outpatient consultations yearly. At …

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8 most common health insurance exclusions – infographic

Pacific Prime China is pleased to announce the release of its new infographic showcasing the most common health insurance exclusions. In our 19 years + of experience, our insurance advisors identified that many of our clients are confused about what exactly is included in their medical plans. For that reason, we have prepared this informative …

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Introducing our new Maternity Insurance Guides for Beijing and Shanghai

Pacific Prime China, as a leading insurance broker in the region, strives to simplify insurance for its clients. That’s why, back in 2017, we have released two maternity insurance guides that focused on giving birth in Beijing and Shanghai. It’s 2019, and we believe keeping these ultra-popular guides up to date is essential for both …

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As China’s air pollution levels drop, life expectancy rises

China’s air pollution levels still exceed recommended WHO standards, endangering the country’s residents to a wide range of health risks. However, recent air quality improvements in the northern city of Tianjin over the last few years have already led to some good results, according to the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC). …

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