Hsueh Jui-yuan

Hsueh Jui-yuan (Chinese: 薛瑞元; pinyin: Xuē Ruìyuán) a Taiwanese physician who has served as the vice minister of Health and Welfare since August 2017.[1]

Hsueh Jui-yuan
Vice Minister of Health and Welfare of the Republic of China
Assumed office
August 2017
MinisterChen Shih-chung
DeputyHo Chi-kung, Lu Pau-ching
Preceded byTsai Sen-tien
Personal details
NationalityRepublic of China
Alma materTaipei Medical University
National Taiwan University


Hsueh completed his degree in medicine from Taipei Medical University in 1980. He then obtained his bachelor's and master's degree in law from National Taiwan University in 1997 and 2001 respectively.


At the Bureau of Medical Affairs of the Department of Health, he was the senior secretary in 2002–2003, deputy director-general in 2003-2004 and director-general in 2004–2008. In 2008–2015, he was the deputy superintendent of Shuang Ho Hospital of Taipei Medical University.


  1. ^ "Jui-Yuan Hsueh". Ministry of Health and Welfare. 8 August 2017. Retrieved 19 September 2017.