Study on the Medical Guarantee of Off-farm Workers in Suzhou City
|Keywords||off-farm worker medical guarantee the responsibility of government|
The whole society is attaching great importance to the issue of the health guarantee of off-farm workers (or migrant workers). It is good for solving the problem of“three dimensional rural issues”to studying the medical care system which is fit for off-farm workers and making them treated while they falling ill. It is also one of the points of constructing the harmonious society. This study takes the actual examples to analyze the status of the health guarantee and their requirements by getting questionnaires from 1200 off-farm workers in Suzhou and interviewing with the relative peoples. Compare with other results of relative investigation, we can study the current status of health guarantee and problems existent. The paper explores the health guarantee mechanism and route suitable for the off-farm workers in terms of government’s responsibility by such theory as public products, social security, social fair and stratum. We also propose setting up basic medical accounts for off-farm workers, running medical treatment security separately and classifiable, imposing the medical guarantee tax and altering the mode of wardship.