China's nursing homes more than triples in past five years

BEIJING -- The number of nursing homes in China has more than tripled in the past five years, according to the Ministry of Civil Affairs.

Medical workers encouraged to work at grassroots clinics

BEIJING -- China is to encourage more medical workers to work in grassroots clinics, so that people can see a doctor locally, according to the country's top health authority.

Medical services ready for Spring Festival travel rush

Drug company provides the elderly with free medicine

Family doctor service at village

Care and joy at nursing home

Link: China's Central Government / World Health Organization / United Nations Population Fund / UNICEF in China

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