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Q: Mao Zedong's Instruction 626 ( No Answer,   2 Comments )
Subject: Mao Zedong's Instruction 626
Category: Relationships and Society > Government
Asked by: hounsfield_n_cormack-ga
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Posted: 16 Mar 2006 23:09 PST
Expires: 16 Apr 2006 00:09 PDT
Question ID: 708260
In the 13 March edition of the China Daily, in an article entitled
"County hospitals offer hope for cancer victims"
( the author

"...Mao, sensing the increasing gap in medical care between rural and
urban areas, urged the health ministry to put emphasis on medical
facilities in rural areas on June 26, 1965.

"Known as the Instruction 626, Mao's message pushed for a spread of a
collective medical syst2em of 'barefoot doctors' in village and
township clinics."

I would like to learn more about Instruction 626 - in English or in
Chinese. I have done several searches in both the public Internet and
using to no avail.

I have already found information about Mao's "barefoot doctors" -
although I was hoping to find the text of the actual speech itself and
the official policy that resulted from it.

Barefoot Doctor links include:

Instruction 626:
There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: Mao Zedong's Instruction 626
From: voila-ga on 17 Mar 2006 01:34 PST
From this document (page 23), the 6-26 instructions:


A few excerpts from the speech here:
Subject: Re: Mao Zedong's Instruction 626
From: bacer-ga on 23 Mar 2006 23:08 PST
The original content of Instruction 626 are shown as below: 








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