Wuhan Jinyintan Hospital, the former Wuhan Medical Treatment Center, is the only public health medical treatment base jointly founded by Hubei province and Wuhan. The overall investment of the hospital by Wuhan Municipal People's Government reached 500 million yuan ($72.35 million).
The hospital is the designated hospital in Hubei province for admission and treatment of diseases such as hepatopathy, tuberculosis, Aids, snail fever, hand-foot-and-mouth disease and H7N9 bird flu infection.
Currently the hospital employs 685 staff members and 109 of them hold senior titles.
The hospital is equipped with advanced facilities, owning laminar flow operating room and the first negative pressure ward in Wuhan. It also has a batch of high-end equipment such as magnetic resonance imaging, 64 rows CT, digital X-ray machine, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, digital subtraction angiography, thoracoscope, mediastinoscopy, endoscopic ultrasonography, color ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus, lung function instrument, artificial liver and blood purification system and fully automatic biochemical analyser.
A hemoptysis treatment center is set up in the hospital, treating patients with fatal hemoptysis and ssphyxia due to hemoptysis. As a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO), the hospital is a pioneer in Wuhan in using extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) to treat acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Official website: http://www.whjy.com.cn/ (Chinese)
Address: 1 Yintan Road, Dongxihu district, Wuhan, Hubei province
Tel: +86-27-86465341 (for outpatient reservation)
Public transportation: take Wuhan Metro Line 2, 3 or 8 to Hongtu Road Station and leave form Exit H
Take Bus Nos 25, 286, 289, 294, 396, H95, 322, 216, 290 and 563
Outpatient department on Jianghan North Road
Address: 18 Jianghan North Road, Wuhan, Hubei province
Tel: +86-27-85748620 (for outpatient reservation)
Public transportation: take Bus Nos 703, 807, 605 to Zhajialu Stop