A Brief Introduction To Union Hospital

 

Fujian Medical University Union Hospital has a long history.  The former of the hospital, Foochow Christian Union Hospital (also named Willis F. Pierce Memorial Hospital) was merged from Foochow Missionary Hospital (founded in 1860) and Magaw Memorial Hospital (founded in 1877), bearing a reputation of the cradle of modern medicine of Fujian Province.  

At present, the hospital is a comprehensive hospital serving as a key center of healthcare, higher medicine education and scientific research.  Located at the beautiful Yu Mountain, Fuzhou citythe hospital accommodates 2,500 patient beds with receving over 2 million out-patients110,000 in-patients and perfoming 100,000 operations annually.  There are over 3,700 staff members in the hospital, including Nationally and Provincially Distinguished Specialists, etc. In addition to the hospital headquarters, it also has two districts--the Third Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University (Union Hospital West Branch) and Fujian Medical University Pingtan Union Hospital (Union Hospital Pingtan Branch). The two districts have 2,300 authorized beds.

The hospital contains a complete range of clinical departments, of which 6 are National Clinical Key Specialties and 12 are Provincial Clinical Key Specialties and 8 are Key Subjects of Fujian Medical University (details show in the Table).  Additionally, interventional medicine, endocrinology, urology, plastic surgery, ultrasonic medicine and radiology, etc. are all well-known with their professional characteristics. There are 7 quality control centers of Fujian Province --ultrasonic medicine, nosocomial infectionburn surgery, blood transfusion, etc. are attached to the hospital. 

The hospital has been implementing numerous new research projects and techniques, some of which take the lead in Fujian Province, even in Chinai.e. the number and success rate of adult and child heart transplantationliver transplantation post heart transplantation, bilateral lung transplantation, allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCABG), interventional therapy for acute myocardial infarction, laparoscopic radical resection for colorectal carcinoma, gastric and liver cancer, endoscopic neurosurgery for resection of intracranial lesions, the use of negative pressure wound therapy(NPWT) in burning wounds Chinese-style face transplantationetc.

The hospital holds eleven provincial institutes and has carried out a lot of scientific research programs including 863 PROGRAM, (National Programs for High Technology Research and Development) , 973 PROGRAM (National Programs for Major Basic Research and Development), National Natural Scientific Foundation, etc. Besides, the hospital has achieved two National Awards for Progress in Science and Technology and one for Natural Sciences as well as more than Provincal Awards for science and technology.  

Being an affiliated hospital of Fujian Medical University, it cultivates numerous excellent students pursuing PhDs and postgraduates in clinical medicine, medical imagery, pharmacy, nursing, etc.  

 The hospital staff inherits the hospital spirit: strictness, refinementdiligence and devotion and provides best medical service for people wholeheartedly. The hospital has been awarded as MODEL OF HOSPITAL IN CHINA and THE BEST 100 HOSPITALS OF CHINA, etc.

 

Address:NO.29,Xinquan Road,Fuzhou City,Fujian Province,China

Tel:(86)-591-83357896

FAX: (86)-591-87113828

P.C.:350001 

  

Table              Clinical Key Specialties/Subjects of Hospital

 

Clinical Key Specialties of the State

Clinical Key Specialties of Fujian Province

Key Subjects of Fujian Medical University

Burn Surgery

Burn Surgery

Cadiology

Cardiovascular Surgery

Cardiovascular

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Nursing

Cardiovascular Surgery

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

General Surgery

Clinical Nursing

General Surgery

Geriatrics

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Geriatrics

Hematology

Gastroenterology

Hematology

 

General Surgery

Neurosurgery

 

Geriatrics

Oncology

 

Hematology

 

 

Pediatrics

 

 

Rehabilitation

 

 

Ultrasonography

 

 

 

 

 

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