NHSO has since been called Patthong Thong since 2018, which cares for 2,34,000 patients with cancer, with more than 1,43 million chemotherapy / radiotherapy, which has opened 5 cancer types. Breast cancer, liver cancer and gallbladder cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer, and cervical cancer Identify cancer treatment for patients With the help of cancer specialists, it is the result of the collaboration of the cancer patients national service units
On March 24, 2019, Dr. Sakchai Kanjanawattana, Secretary General of the National Health Insurance Office (NHSO), said that it is a serious illness that kills a lot of cancer. In addition to being a disease that is difficult to cure, the cost of treatment is very expensive, as it is still necessary to recover, recover and recover from the sick and family. In the past there were not many patients with cancer. For this reason, the National Health Safety Commission has provided cancer treatment under the National Health Insurance Fund. (Gold patent) very carefully in accordance with the treatment protocol (protocol), cancer chemotherapy / radiotherapy in the national health security system. Prepared for the Developmental Standards Working Group, which provides cancer treatment with chemotherapy / radiation therapy in the national health insurance system. It is composed of a number of doctors of the cancers Register as a work group
The treatment of cancer in the national health insurance system is the treatment of all types of cancers, including breast cancer, lung cancer, and colon cancer. Esophageal cancer Stomach cancer Liver and gallbladder cancer Nasopharyngeal cancer Cervical cancer, Ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, bladder cancer Prostate cancer, bone cancer, leukemia Lymphoma, pediatric cancer and other cancers
Dr Sakchai said that in the 3 years 2016-2018 the national cancer system's system of health insurance payments in the information system provided 4,197,504 cases with a continuous cancer treatment, compensation of 26,679 million baht treatment. However, in 2018 only 234,116 patients were admitted to receive treatment, 1,431,795 times the treatment fees, a compensation of 9,557 million baht.
"The previous information reflects the benefits of cancer treatment in the healthcare system of the cancer healthcare system, which has led to the constant introduction of cancer treatment to prevent cancer progression and reduce death rates, especially when some cancers can be cured at the initial stage, despite the success of collaboration with cancer specialists National services unit for the treatment and care of cancer patients is also the result of continuous drug management in the national health insurance system. The purchase of expensive medications for cancer in the system is treated by the Patients like Letrozol, Doctaxel (Docetaxel) and Trastumumab (Trastuzumab), etc. "NHSO The Secretary-General said
Dr. Sakchai added that the national fund for the health security of 2019 is continuing to continue using care for cancer patients. Providing patients with access to treatment At the same time, the benefits of diagnosis and diagnosis of colon cancer have increased at 50-70 years, that is, cancer that has been detected in cancer-related diseases and can be cured in the early stages.