As in any field, we always want to know who is the best, so today we will present the hospital that tops the Chinese list for more than a decade. Meet: Peking Union Medical College Hospital (PUMCH)
Number of beds: 2005
Number of major national clinical specialties: 29
Annual treatment in emergency hospitalization: 3,670,000
Annual volume of operation: 50,000 sets
PUMCH, an institutional Faculty of Clinical Medicine affiliated to Peking Union Medical College (PUMC)
and the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS), is a renowned general hospital in China.
Founded by the Rockefeller Foundation in 1921. The hospital has maintained its leading position as one of the top-ranking hospitals in China for over 80 years.
With the most advanced medical equipment and technologies in China, the hospital has 40 clinical
departments and 15 adjunct departments, including 10 national key disciplines (in 12 departments).
The hospital considers as Class A tertiary comprehensive hospital to deliver state-of-the-art clinical care, innovative scientific research, and rigorous medical education.
It is designated by the National Health Commission as one of the national referral centers offering diagnostic, therapeutic care of complex and rare disorders, national demonstrative bases for higher medical education.
The hospital considers as a core national for clinical research and technological innovation, as well as one of the earliest Chinese hospitals offering medical care to senior leaders and foreign patients.
According to “China’s Hospital Rankings” released by Hospital Management Institute, Fudan University, PUMCH has topped the ranking for consecutively 10 years.
Here are some inspiring figures that facilitate the infrastructure to be the best hospital in China:
The hospital has 4 campuses, a total construction area of more than 560,000 square meters, more than 4,000 employees, 3 academics from both academies, 57 technical and medical technical departments, 20 national key areas, and 29 national clinical specializations. There are 22 doctoral programs, 29 master plans, 6 nationwide continuing medical education bases, 19 professional bases for training resident physicians, and 8 national standard pilot bases. There are more than 2,000 open hospital beds, with an annual operating volume of 53,852 times in person and an annual release of more than. 110,000 patients.
PUMCH Won the titles “National Cultured Unit”, “The Advanced Collective of the National Health System”, “The Organization of the Advanced Party of Central State Organ”, “The National Model Group of National Unity and Progress” at the same time, the hospital also takes on the important task To support the main medical teams in important national activities and emergencies in the old, young, border and poor areas.
So true, this hospital has a winning combination of academic research, innovation, resources, and location (the capital) that allow it to maintain its peak being the best hospital in China in the last decade. In the next article, we will publish another side, a picture of a hospital from a lower level, and with other achievements.