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The country will implement the unified Chinese medicine coding standard

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Product barcodes can be seen everywhere in daily life, marking the credibility of the company, as well as the classification, stacking and searching of goods. Traditional Chinese medicine products are not only general commodities, but also special commodities for treating diseases and saving people. It is an inevitable requirement to develop and implement a Chinese medicine coding system that conforms to national standards to deepen the reform of the medical and health system and accelerate the standardization of Chinese medicine. On October 29th, the National Standardization Administration Committee and the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine jointly held a press conference to release the "Chinese Medicine Formula Encoding Rules and Codes", "Chinese Medicine Codes and Codes" and "Chinese Medicine's Coding and Representation in Supply Chain Management". "Three national standards for Chinese medicine," marking the implementation of a unified Chinese medicine, Chinese medicine prescription, Chinese medicine supply chain coding system. These three standards will be implemented on December 1.


The Chinese Medicine Prescription Code and Code stipulates the classification and code structure of traditional Chinese medicine prescriptions. It classifies and codes 1089 Chinese medicine prescriptions, which is suitable for clinical medicine, scientific research teaching, statistics and supervision and management of traditional Chinese medicine prescriptions, as well as traditional Chinese medicine prescriptions and Chinese medicine prescriptions. Information processing, information exchange and interconnection of electronic prescriptions, electronic medical records, and Chinese medical records.


The Chinese Medicine Code Rules and Codes stipulate the coding rules for traditional Chinese medicines, which are applicable to the classification and coding of Chinese herbal medicines, herbal medicines, traditional Chinese medicine decoction pieces, Chinese medicine formula granules, Chinese medicine super micro-drinking tablets, Chinese medicine ultra-micro formula granules, and can also be used in the production and management of traditional Chinese medicines. , procurement, storage, maintenance, scientific research and teaching, supervision and management, Chinese medicine supply chain (logistics), statistical information processing, information exchange and interconnection.


The Code and Representation of Chinese Medicine in Supply Chain Management stipulates the coding and representation of the product identification content information of the Chinese medicine product trade project, origin, unit, grade, production date, batch number, serial number, quantity, etc., applicable to the supply of traditional Chinese medicine. The information management in the chain management, supervision and management process, and the exchange and processing of the drug flow, capital flow, and information flow, and the interconnection, fill a gap in the field of drug circulation protection and medical services.


The implementation of the three standards means that the Chinese medicine prescription, the name of the Chinese medicine, the variety and its specifications "one, one, one, one yard" and "the prescription of the prescription" can effectively avoid the "same name". The confusion of "the same name of the same name", "the same name", "the same name with the same name", to prevent the Chinese herbal medicines and Chinese medicine decoction pieces from being false and full, to promote the construction of Chinese medicine circulation guarantee system, improve the quality certification system of Chinese medicine, and establish Improve the traceability system of Chinese medicine quality, form a quality tracking mechanism for Chinese medicine, and effectively supervise and manage the Chinese medicine market. This series of standards focuses on the frontier issues and key areas of traditional Chinese medicine inheritance, innovation and development, clarifies the strategic measures and path methods of TCM heritage innovation, and promotes the “three-in-one” management mode of drug flow, information flow and capital flow for TCM medical treatment. The service and Chinese medicine industry provide technical support for adapting to the "Internet +" and Internet of Things development needs and promoting innovation and transformation of the entire industry chain.


The series of national standards such as Chinese Medicine Formula Encoding Rules and Coding is proposed and managed by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is led by Shenzhen Health and Family Planning Commission and Shenzhen Standard Technology Research Institute. It is jointly affiliated with China Traditional Chinese Medicine Association, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences and China National Institute of Standardization. 87 Chinese medicine experts from 44 units were based on the local standards of Shenzhen Traditional Chinese Medicine and completed over two years. The international standard project proposal based on the series of national standards has been applied for and obtained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which has made the Chinese national standard and international standard link up, and promoted the internationalization of the standard of Chinese medicine. He has made active efforts to “go global” in the Chinese standard in the field of Chinese medicine, and has opened up new space for the international communication of Chinese medicine.


Sang Binsheng, Director of the Policy and Regulation and Supervision Department of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Cui Gang, deputy director of the National Standardization Administration Committee, and some experts involved in the formulation of standards attended the conference.