In order to optimize the oversea-study environment, safeguard effectively the interests of foreign students, and minimize the financial burden brought to foreign students and the university by potential accidents and medical treatments, the Ministry of Education of P.R.C. designated PUHSC as an experimental university to provide a comprehensive medical insurance for every foreign student from year 2006 on. Namely, this insurance must cover all foreign students who enter the university from September 2006.
The insurance premium of the comprehensive medical insurance for each foreign student is RMB￥600 (RMB six hundred yuan) per year. The comprehensive medical insurance includes a one-year-life insurance with liability as much as RMB￥100,000 (RMB one hundred thousand yuan), an accidental injury medical treatment insurance with liability as much as RMB￥10,000 (RMB ten thousand yuan), and a hospitalization medical insurance with liability as much as RMB￥400,000 (RMB four hundred thousand yuan).
The university has been cooperated with Ping An Insurance Company of China since 1999. Most of the overseas students in the university have joined the comprehensive medical insurance. The result of the insurance has been satisfactory to the insured and the university.