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Beijing Friendship Hospital Affiliated to the Capital Medical University

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Beijing Friendship Hospital, Affiliated to the Capital Medical University (首都医科大学附属北京友谊医院), formerly known as Beijing Soviet Red Cross Hospital, was founded in 1952.   

The hospital covers an area of over 94,000 square meters, with 52,000 square meters under construction for outpatient and emergency treatment. After construction of the new building is completed, the floor space of the hospital buildings for medical treatment will reach 170,000 sq m. It has a large number of sophisticated medical equipment commonly used around the world. It has 1,256 inpatient beds and 43 clinical and medico-technical departments. The number of outpatient cases reaches about 8,000 every day, and over 50,000 patients are discharged from the hospital every year. 

Currently, the hospital is undertaking the task of medical insurance for over 400,000 people in Beijing and providing medical and health services to patients from all over China, over 8,000 cadres at and above the level of department and bureau and foreign guests. 

The hospital includes the Beijing Clinical Research Institute, the Beijing Tropical Medicine Research Institute and the Urinary Surgery Research Institute of Beijing Municipal Bureau of Health. On the basis of the strength accumulated through comprehensive development, the hospital reaches internationally advanced levels in infection emergency treatment and organ transplants. It reaches the country's advanced levels in diagnosis and treatment of digestive diseases, chronic hepatic diseases and cardiovascular diseases. It conducts research in parasitic and leprous research topics supported by WHO. 

The hospital is a clinical medical institute and a clinical teaching base for training high-level medical staff. It provides a seven-year postgraduate education and a five-year undergraduate education. It also undertakes a few national and municipal continuation education projects.

The hospital takes the initiative to conducting international exchanges and cooperation in many fields. It has established cooperative relations with the medical institutes in 23 countries and regions, sent medical staff abroad to pursue advanced studies, invited foreign experts to come to the hospital to give lectures and continued to introduce new knowledge and technology and raised its academic level. 

In 1991, the hospital passed the assessment of the first grade hospital by the Ministry of Health. In 1989, the Party committee of the hospital was chosen as the advanced primary Party organization in the country. It has won the title of "garden-like hospital" given by the municipal government for 17 successive years. It has been chosen as the unit with credible pricing and measurement for 8 successive years and as the culturally advanced unit in the capital for 17 successive years. 

Tel: 010-63016616; 88398700 

Add: No 95 Yongan Road, Dongcheng District, Beijing

Nature: public hospital




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