Construction and operation of a system for secure and precise medical material distribution in disaster areas after Wenchuan earthquake


Yingkang Shi, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, No. 37, Wai nan guo xue xiang, Chengdu, Sichuan Province 610041, China.
Tel: 86-028-8542-2001
Fax: 86-028-8558-2944


After the Wenchuan Earthquake on May 12th, 2008, under the strong leadership of the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee, the People's Government of Sichuan Province, and the Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China, the Medical Security Team working at the Sichuan Provincial Headquarters for Wenchuan Earthquake and Disaster Relief Work constructed a secure medical material distribution system through coordination and interaction among and between regions, systems, and departments.