Chinese Medical Day
On November 3, 2017, the State Council approved the application of the Health Planning Commission for the establishment of the Chinese Physician's Day. On November 20th, the approval document was issued, and it was agreed that the August 19th of each year will be set as the "Chinese Physician's Day" from 2018. .
On August 17, 2018, Xi Jinping made important instructions on the first "Chinese Physician's Day": to promote the humanitarian spirit of saving the wounded and dying, and to make new contributions to the improvement of people's health.
The establishment of the "Chinese Physician's Day" by the state is of great significance for strengthening the professional standards of physicians, strengthening the self-discipline of the industry, and better improving the relationship between doctors and patients.