Beijing, China - Peoples Republic of
CHINESE DOCTOR CHECKS PATIENTS AT A BEIJING HOSPITAL.
FOR RELEASE WITH FEATURE BC-HEALTH-CHINA - A Chinese doctor checks his patients at a Beijing hospital. The burden of providing free medical care to Chinese citizens has proven too great that China is aiming to wean its people from the bosom of that state by setting up an urban medical insurance system covering 50 million workers this year. Picture taken MAR99.