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Japan Ministry Tables Proposal To Lower Second Visit Fees To Private Clinics

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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The Central Insurance Medical Council of Japan's Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare decided to table a proposal to lower patients' second visit fees to private clinics. The proposal was opposed by the Japan Medical Association, the trade association for private practices and clinic physicians. JMA waged a campaign that led to days worth of calls from local JMA branches and constituents to key Liberal Democratic Party members in Japan's Diet. (Click for more-Japanese language

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