Tongji Hospital of Tongji Medical College
Tongji Hospital of Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Introduction to Tongji Hospital affiliated to Tongji Medical College, HUST
Tongji hospital, founded in Shanghai by a German doctor - Baulon in 1900, was moved to Wuhan in 1955 and now becomes affiliated to Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology. As a modernized comprehensive hospital, it offers services of medical treatment, teaching, scientific research and training. There are 2000 beds in the hospital. Among 19 clinical departments, 13 medical technical departments and 19 secondary specialty departments, the internal medicine of cardiovascular disease and respiratory disease, surgery (general surgery), obstetrics and gynecology are the national-level key disciplines; the organ transplant research institute, and the respiratory internal medicine laboratory are listed as key laboratories of Ministry of Health; and the rehabilitation department is appointed as training and research center by WHO. Meanwhile, the hospital is a member of International First-aid Center of Asia. It is equipped with many modernized and advanced diagnosis equipment of international level such as hyper-conductive magnetism resonance device, X lancet device, 16 spirals CT, and 1250mAx smooth machine, etc. The hospital offers comfortable environment for patients. Every ward is equipped with central suction, central oxygen supply, central calling out, and central air-conditioning, etc. There is a dedicated parking apron on the top floor of the new clinic building for helicopters, and the patients that will receive first aid can reach the medial emergency center from the apron within 3 minutes.
The hospital has a strong medical and technical capacity. Of more than 3000 staff, there are 111 with highest professional title, 219 with the second-grade professional title, 104 advisors for doctoral degree postgraduates and 289 advisors for master degree postgraduates; a group of experts and scholars represented by Professor Qiu Fazu, a reputable academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, enjoy great prestige at home and abroad.
With an annual capacity of 1,600,000 outpatients and 50,000 inpatients, the hospital offers medical treatment services to the whole nation and South-East Asia. It has made brilliant achievements in saving seriously sick patients and diagnosing difficult and complicated cases. Over the past 50 years, it has undertaken the responsibility of Medicare of leaders of Central Government, foreign heads of states, foreign guests and overseas Chinese when visiting Wuhan and has got a high praise from Party and Central Government leadership as well as notable personages at home and abroad many times.
The hospital takes charge of teaching tasks for a dozen majors of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, including medicine, pediatrics, video and image, recuperation, medical jurisprudence, etc. It also admits international students, further education students, trainees from over 10 countries and regions, and accepts the training of senior medical trainees dispatched by WHO. Of the 451 scientific research subjects that have been finished and are being discussed, 3 are the national 「973」 subjects, 6 are 「863」 plans, 16 are national brainstorm subjects of 5-year Plan. 240 items of achievements have been recognized, including 3 international pioneering ones, 59 international advanced ones and 99 domestic leading ones. It has been awarded 356 scientific research prizes of all levels, including 4 prizes of national level, 53 prizes of ministerial and committee level and has published 201 monographs. It enjoys a top fame in science at home and abroad with a group of well-known specialists, professors who serve in the academic posts in Chinese Medical Association, Provincial Medical Association and Municipal Association.
As the pioneer of performing complete cost auditing management, the hospital has gained remarkable benefits in this field and popularised this management system nationwide, which has received praise from the leaders of Central Government and State Ministry of Health. Winning successively 3 times the title of the Best Unit of Civilization in Hubei, it was awarded different titles of National 3-A Hospital, one of top 100 Best Hospital nationwide, Model Organization of National Health System, one of the National Ten Model Hospitals offering civilized service by Ministry of Publicity of Central CPC Committee and Ministry of Health. In 2003, it was honoured the title of the Model Unit of National Spiritual Civilization.
- Add: No.1095, Jiefang Avenue, Wuhan, Hubei Province, P.R. China 430030
- Tel: 0086-027-83662688
- Fax: 0086-027-83646605