Vice-governor Yang Yunyan and his party on Wednesday visited and conveyed greetings to poor households due to illness in Guanbuqiao Town, Xian’an District, Xianning.
In Xiong Shengwang’s home, a poverty-stricken family of Team 6 of Hebei Village, Guanbuqiao Town, Yang asked in detail Xiong’s family information and income. The 69-year-old Xiong Shengwang fell into poverty because of cancer. He was hospitalized three times in 2018, spending 25 669 yuan all year round, of which 2326 yuan was paid by himself, with 9% of self-paid ratio yearly. Yang had a heart-to-heart talk with Xiong, explained the latest health poverty relief mechanism for him, and encouraged him to take heart and overcome difficulties with firm confidence, striving to change the life.
Chen Xingrong, a villager of Team 1 of Zhanggongmiao Village, Guanbuqiao Town, suffered from poverty due to rheumatoid arthritis. In 2018 Chen’s total hospitalization expense was 40 483 yuan, and She paid 4724 yuan herself, with 8.4% of self-paid ratio yearly. Yang inquired after Chen’s physical condition and treatment recovery with concern. He was very pleased after found Chen was self-confident and optimistic.
Yang said that to launch targeted poverty alleviation is a project in the public interest by the Party Central Committee in the new era. For those disadvantaged group fell into poverty because of illness or lost labor capacity, we should further do a good job in the research of support for them, implement classified poverty relief and targeted poverty alleviation, and timely solve production and living problems for poor families, letting them enjoy the warmth from the Party and government and shake off poverty as early as possible.
Deputy Secretary General of Hubei provincial government Guan Jun, Director of Health Commission of Hubei Province Liu Yingzi, and Deputy Mayor of Xianning Liu Fuxing attended the activity. (By Huang Zhu/Xianning Daily)