The ceremony of issuing the first electronic social security card in Anhui province
On March 8, the ceremony of issuing the first electronic social security card of Anhui province was launched in Hefei, capital city of Anhui province. Su Mingjuan, Image spokeswoman of China Hope Project, was granted the first electronic social security card (E-card) in the province. Representatives from all walks of life were also granted E-cards at the ceremony. Yang Guangrong, vice governor of Anhui provincial government, and heads from relative departments of the province attended the ceremony and issued E-cards to the representatives there.
The E-card is an effective electronic certificate for online application with social security card. It is also an electronic voucher and settlement tool for cardholders to enjoy online human resources and social services and other livelihood services offered by the government. This card is issued and managed by the national social security card service platform .The E-card possesses the characteristics of "real name, real card, real person", with one-to-one correspondence to the actual social security card. It can be used throughout the country.
At present, people in the province can enjoy online insurance information inquiry, receiving pension service, medical insurance mobile payment and other services through E-cards. When purchasing medicine at drugstore, cardholders can directly click "Use the card" to get the authorized verification code and scan the code for payment. In hospital, the charges for treatment, registration and medicine can also be paid with E-cards.
(by Zhang Yanlin)