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  1. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Law, Act

    Law No. 46/2014/QH13 amending the Law on Health Insurance. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-07-08 | VNM-2014-L-97065

  2. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Law, Act

    Law on Health Insurance (No. 25/2008/QH12) as promulgated by Order No. 23/2008/L-CTN of November 28, 2008. - Unofficial English Translation

    Adoption: 2008-11-14 | Date of entry into force: 2009-07-01 | VNM-2008-L-82231

    Chapter I - General Provisions
    Chapter II - The insured, rates, liabilities and methods of payment of health insurance premiums
    Chapter III - Health insurance cards
    Chapter IV - Scope of health insurance benefits
    Chapter V - Organization of medical care for the insured
    Chapter VI - Payment of costs of health insurance- covered medical care
    Chapter VII - Health insurance fund
    Chapter VIII - Rights and Responsibilities of parties involved in health insurance
    Chapter IX - Inspection, complaint, denunciation, settlement of disputes and handling of violations in health insurance
    Chapter X - Implementation provisions

  3. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 153/2006/ND-CP providing for medical examination and treatment and medical materials for cadres performing cipher works and compulsory health insurance for their families.

    Adoption: 2006-12-21 | VNM-2006-R-76169

  4. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision No. 153/2006/QD-TTg approving the master plan on development of Vietnam's healthcare system up to 2010 with a vision to 2020.

    Adoption: 2006-06-30 | Date of entry into force: 2006-07-22 | VNM-2006-R-75352

    Provides the master plan for the development of the national healthcare.

  5. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Directive No. 03/1999/CT-BYT.

    Adoption: 1999-03-10 | VNM-1999-R-56210

    Seeks to improve the execution of the 1999 Health Plan by raising the quality of medical examination and treatment as well as of health care for mothers and children, and by consolidating grassroots health networks.

  6. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation on Organization and Operation of Vietnam Health Insurance (Decision No. 627/1999/QD-BYT).

    Adoption: 1999-03-02 | VNM-1999-R-56209

    Governs the organization and operation of the Vietnam Health Insurance, which was established under Government Decree No. 58/1998/ND-CP of 13 August 1998. Chapter II sets forth the tasks and powers of the Vietnam Health Insurance and Chapter III the rights and duties of the General Director and his/her assisting staff. Chapter IV deals with health insurance of provinces and centrally-run cities, and health insurance of branches.

  7. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Interministerial Circular on Compulsory Health Insurance (No. 15-1998-TTLT-BYT-BTC-BLDTBXH).

    Adoption: 1998-12-05 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-01 | VNM-1998-M-56437

    Provides guidelines for the implementation of compulsory health insurance in accordance with the provisions of the Regulation on Health Insurance issued with Decree 58-1998-ND-CP of the Government. Regulates subjects, rates and responsibilities for health insurance contributions, methods of health insurance contributions, and issuance of health insurance cards.

  8. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 58/1998/ND-CP promulgating the Medical Insurance Regulation.

    Adoption: 1998-08-13 | Date of entry into force: 1998-10-28 | VNM-1998-R-51010

    Provides for compulsory medical insurance for all employees in state-owned enterprises, public offices, foreign investment enterprises, export-processing zones, private enterprises with 10 or more employees, and social assistance recipients. Sets forth amount of benefit for treatment and medical examination. The Medical Insurance scheme shall not cover sexually transmitted diseases, HIV/AIDS, certain mental illnesses, and occupational diseases or injuries. Regulates rights of insurance participants, management and use of funds, voluntary participation in the scheme, and related matters. Repeals Decree 299/HDBT of 15 August 1992 and Decree 47-CP of 6 June 1994.

  9. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Resolution No. 90-CP on the direction and policy of socialization of educational, medical and cultural activities.

    Adoption: 1997-08-21 | VNM-1997-R-47991

    Provides general guidelines on the socialization of medical, educational and cultural services so as to achieve social equity in these fields: "the whole leaves protecting the torn ones." The Resolution encourages the development of private and semi-state schools. Vocational training schools shall be transformed from state to semi-state institutions. Certain branches of vocational training may be directly attached to state companies; major companies shall be allowed to establish post-graduate schools to develop personnel. The Resolution also encourages semi and full privatization of medical services. Health insurance shall be reformed so as to, inter alia, end discrimination between payers of hospital fees and payers of health insurance.

  10. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 47-CP of the Government on adjustment to a number of Articles of the Regulations on Health Insurance promulgated by virtue of Decree No. 299-HDBT on 15 August 1992 of the Council of Ministers. - English translation

    Adoption: 1994-06-06 | VNM-1994-R-48397

    Amendments regarding level of premiums.

  11. Viet Nam - Medical care and sickness benefit - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 299-HDBT of the Council of Ministers providing Regulations on Health Insurance. - English translation

    Adoption: 1992-08-15 | VNM-1992-R-49379

    Regulates administration, financing, and rights and responsibilities of health insurance members.


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