Ministry of Health and Welfare (Republic of China)

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May 21, 2022

The Ministry of Health and Welfare (Eisei Fukuribu) is a ministry responsible for all operations related to public health, social welfare, and social welfare in the Republic of China (Taiwan). It corresponds to the former Ministry of Health and Welfare of Japan (currently the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, Medical Affairs Bureau, Health Bureau, Health and Welfare Bureau, etc.). Its predecessor was the Executive Yuan Health Department, which was promoted to the department on July 23, 2013.

History

The names that were mentioned as candidates before promotion were "Health and Welfare Department," "Welfare Department," "Social Welfare Department, Health Department," and "Social Welfare Department." April 1928 Established as "Ministry of the Interior Hygiene Officer" November 1928 Renamed to "Hygiene Department" April 1931 Renamed to "Ministry of Internal Affairs and Health" November 1936 Renamed to "Executive Yuan Health Office" April 1938 Renamed to "Ministry of Internal Affairs and Health" April 1940 Renamed to "Executive Yuan Health Office" May 1947 Renamed to "Hygiene Department" May 1949 Renamed to "Ministry of Internal Affairs and Health" August 1949 Renamed to "Ministry of the Interior Hygiene" March 17, 1971 Renamed to "Executive Yuan Health Office" July 23, 2013 Promoted to "Ministry of Health and Welfare"

Organization

Executives

Health and Welfare Department Manager Deputy Director of Health and Welfare Department Chief Secretary Technical Supervisor

Internal Subdivision

Affiliated institution (external agency)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Central Health Insurance Administration (NHIA) National Health Office (HPA) Food and Drug Administration (commonly known as TFDA) Social and Family Affairs Office (SFAA)

Incorporated foundation

Organ Donation Transplant Registration Center Clinic evaluation medical quality policy promotion meeting Pharmaceutical Examination Center National Health Research Institute Pharmaceutical Damage Relief Foundation

Others, affiliated hospital

National Research Institute of Chinese Medicine Health and Welfare Department Hospitals-Kilong Hospital, Taipei Hospital, Ganwa Hospital, Taoyuan Hospital, Naeguri Hospital, Shiobara Hospital, Taichu Hospital, Shoka Hospital, Nanpu Hospital, Jiayi Hospital, Parkko Hospital, Shinyan Hospital, Tainan Hospital, Flag Mountain Hospital , Bongdong Hospital, Hui Chun Travel Hospital, Hualien Hospital, Taitung Hospital, Wuhu Hospital, Kinmen Hospital, Yari Sanatorium, Taoyuan Sanatorium, Kusung Sanatorium, Kanan Sanatorium, Tamari Hospital, Gakusei Sanatorium, Chest Cavity Hospital.

Successive chiefs

Department of Health Chief

Health and Welfare Department Manager

Related items

Politics of the Republic of China Taiwanese medical care

External link

Ministry of Health and Welfare