Chengdu Customs and provincial Health Commission signed a memorandum of understanding on strengthening cooperation in port public health

2022-05-22 0 By

Today, Chengdu Customs and Sichuan Provincial Health Commission signed the memorandum of Cooperation on Port Public Health between Chengdu Customs and Sichuan Provincial Health Commission.The signing of the memorandum of cooperation aims to further strengthen the defense line of port quarantine, protect the public health safety of Sichuan ports, protect the health of people in the province, promote the economic and social development of Sichuan province and expand the opening to the outside world.According to the MOU, the two sides will jointly establish a fast transmission channel for information on imported infectious diseases, improve the information exchange mechanism for public health events of concern, and strengthen information sharing on imported infectious diseases.We will coordinate the public health emergency management system, establish a mechanism for high-risk personnel to be transferred for assistance, set up a joint expert group on infectious diseases and other public health emergencies, and strengthen coordination on emergency response to imported infectious diseases.China will establish an expert database for risk assessment of entry and exit special goods covering public health, biotechnology, microbiology and other fields, strengthen the notification of information on entry and exit high-risk special goods, and enhance the synergy for the prevention and control of biosafety risks of entry and exit special goods.To give full play to the advantages of testing technology and resources of laboratories of both sides, support the establishment of cooperation mechanism between laboratories under Chengdu Customs and laboratories of Sichuan Province and Chengdu CDC, support the regular comparison of laboratory test results between laboratories of both sides, and support the joint development of new rapid detection technologies for infectious diseases.At the same time, China has strengthened project cooperation in research, consultation and supervision in disease prevention and control, health supervision and health emergency response, promoted joint academic exchanges and research cooperation in various forms on new technologies, and exchanged professional and technical personnel for further study.China has jointly carried out actual combat exercises on emergency response to public health emergencies at ports to improve its coordinated response capacity to public health emergencies.To strengthen cooperation support, jointly set up leading groups and liaison departments for public health cooperation, establish regular cooperation meetings between the two sides, hold regular coordination and contact meetings, and report relevant major policies, work information and progress of cooperation.It is reported that the local (city) level institutions of the two sides will strengthen cooperation in the field of public health and jointly safeguard public health security by referring to the establishment of a cooperation mechanism at this level.Chengdu Daily · Jinguan news reporter Yang Futu according to Chengdu Customs editor Wang Juan proofread Wang Ling