The predecessor of Weifang People's Hospital was the Weihsien Shantung American Presbyterian Hospital founded by the United Presbyterian Church of North America in 1881. The hospital got its current name in January 1984 and was rated as a 3A-grade hospital by the provincial government in 1992.
Covering a combined floor area of 348,600 square meters, the hospital has one brain branch hospital, one women's and children's branch hospital, and two branch hospitals in the city's Hanting district and Binhai Economic and Technological Development Zone.
It currently has 78 clinical departments and medical laboratories, and employs 3,888 staff members, of whom 663 have deputy senior titles or above.
The departments of critical care medicine and neurosurgery were selected as national key clinical specialty construction projects, while seven departments – hepatological surgery, neurosurgery, urinary surgery, gastroenterology, hematology, ultrasonography and orthopedics – were listed among Shandong provincial key specialties in medicine and health.
The hospital is equipped with 168 advanced devices, each of which is worth more than 10,000 yuan ($1,450), providing powerful support for the accurate diagnosis and treatment of basic medical treatments and critical illnesses.
The outpatient amount of the main campus of the hospital in 2018 exceeded 1.84 million person-times, while the number of patients discharged surpassed 122,700 person-times.
Due to its emphasis on scientific research, the hospital has about 30 scientific research achievements on average that have won provincial or municipal scientific and technological progress awards every year.
Main campus: No 151 Guangwen Street, Kuiwen district, Weifang, Shandong province
Binhai branch: No 05441 Xihai Road, Weifang Binhai Economic and Technological Development Zone, Weifang, Shandong province
Hanting branch: No 2600 Minzhu Street, Hanting district, Weifang, Shandong province
Main campus: +86-536-8192599/963360 (reservation call), +86-536-8290120 (emergency call)
Binhai branch: +86-536-5328939 (24-hour call), +86-536-5337120 (emergency center call)
Hanting branch: +86-536-7251667
Fax: +86-536- 8232271
Official website: http://www.wfph.cn/ (Cn)
Main campus: Buses Nos 4, 15, 59, 82, and Weifang4 to the East Gate of Weifang People's Hospital Station (人民医院东门站/Renmin Yiyuan Dongmen Zhan)
Binhai branch: Buses Nos Binhai5, Binhai7, Binhai8, Binhai105, and Binhai115 to Binhai Coach Station Bus Stop (滨海汽车站/Binhai Qiche Zhan)
Hanting branch: Buses Nos 5 and 92 to the Minzhu Street–Bohai Road Intersection Station (民主街渤海路路口站/Minzhu Jie–Bohai Lu Lukou Zhan)