Autonomous Social Council Chamber recently issued “municipal basic medical insurance retail pharmacy management protocol access to exit implementation details,” requires basic medical designated retail pharmacies, shall ensure that the ability to provide 24-hour service, a night to procure medicines window or duty calls; during business hours, at least one or more titles pharmacist pharmacy professional and technical personnel in the post.
Asian Heart Network reporter access to all media informed that, as of last year, Urumqi pharmacy around 1600, but very few all-night pharmacy.
“We have tried 24-hour service, but taking into account the shortage of staff and security, there is no sale of drugs at night to continue to provide services.” Youth Road, near a large chain drugstore official said, they have hundreds of pharmacies in the capital, some store relatively remote, high risk business at night.
And in the mountain, the establishment of a Special Drugs store doorbell and sale of drugs at night window, providing night-service sale of drugs. The pharmacy-related person in charge said Gu Yiqun, they offer 24-hour service in the mountain chain, north gate. If people come to buy medicine at night, you can just press the doorbell rang, but at night to buy medicine can only pay in cash not credit card.
Asian Heart Network reporter from the north gate all media Special Drugs store learned that the pharmacy nightly average 1000-2000 yuan turnover, nearby community residents, taxi drivers are the main customers.