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Chinese cabinet-level executive department responsible for formulating health policies in Mainland China
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The National Health Commission of the People's Republic of China is a cabinet-level executive department of the State Council which is responsible for formulating health policies in Mainland China. It was formed on 19 March 2018. The ministry is headquartered in Beijing. The commission is led by a Minister of cabinet rank in the state council. Ma Xiaowei is the current Minister in charge of the Commission and Party Branch Secretary. Its predecessor was the National Health and Family Planning Commission.
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China reports four new coronavirus cases in mainland as of end-May 21China recorded four new coronavirus cases on May 21, up from two a day earlier, the National Health Commission (NHC) reported on Friday.
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