National Health Commission
Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó Guójiā Wèishēng Jiànkāng Wěiyuánhuì
|Formed||March 19, 2018|
|Jurisdiction||People's Republic of China|
|Parent agency||State Council|
The National Health Commission (abbreviated as NHC, simplified Chinese: 国家卫生健康委员会; traditional Chinese: 國家衛生健康委員會; pinyin: Guójiā Wèishēng Jiànkāng Wěiyuánhuì) of the People's Republic of China is a cabinet-level executive department of the State Council of the People's Republic of China which is responsible for sanitation and health in the country. It was formed on 19 March 2018. The ministry is headquartered in Beijing. 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.
In March 2018, the Government of the People's Republic of China announced that the National Health and Family Planning Commission was dissolved and its functions were integrated into the new agency called the National Health Commission.
List of Ministers
|No.||Name||Took office||Left office||Notes|
|1||Ma Xiaowei||19 March 2018||Incumbent|