Jiangsu Province Hospital is also named as The First Affiliated Hospital with Nanjing Medical University, Jiangsu Clinical Medicine Research Institution or the Red Cross Hospital of Jiangsu. It has a history of 80 years and is the former Clinic Affiliated with Jiangsu Medical College established in 1936.
At present, the hospital is the best and biggest comprehensive hospital in Jiangsu, taking charge of four central roles for the whole province: medical treatment, medical teaching, scientific research, and hospital ethics activities. The hospital now occupies an area of about 410,000m2, with 270,000m2 construction area. The amount of fixed capital of the hospital is about 2 billion RMB. Till now there are 3,000 beds in the hospital, with more than 5,000 employees.
The Department of Cardiology is a National Key Discipline. The GI Medicine, Gynecology, Clinical Laboratory Medicine,Clinical Nursing,Cardiovascular Department, HematologyDepartment, Endocrinology Department,Occupational Disease Department,Respiratory Medicine, General Surgery, Urology Department, Liver Transplantation Laboratory, Rehabilitation Department,Organ Transplantation Department, Geriatrics Department, Emergency Department, Pathology Department and Obstetrical Department of the hospital are the 18 Key Clinical Specialties of the national level.There are 5 provincial clinical research centers in the hospital and the Clinical Medicine is the leading discipline among the colleges and universities in Jiangsu. The two key provincial disciplines are Special Medicine and Nursing, and the Internal Medicine is the provincial cultivating discipline for the Key National Level Program. There are 4 Clinical Medical Centers and 13 key medical disciplines (laboratories) have been chosen as the Provincial Program, which works to foster the level healthcare by improving Science and Technology. In the provincial level,5 medical treatment centers and 8 special disease treatment centers, 27 key disciplines and 17 medical quality control centers in the hospital are in the column. According to the Comprehensive Ranking List of China’s Best Hospitals released by the Hospital Management Institute of FudanUniversity,Jiangsu Province Hospital ranked the 27th. While on the List of China’s Best Specialties,the Rehabilitation Department has stayed on the top in the nation-wide, and 10 other specialties have also been nominated.
Professor XuehaoWANGof the Liver Transplantation Center is The Academician of Chinese Academy of Science. And Professor Jian’an LI of the Rehabilitation Department is the Foreign Academician of the National Academy of Sciences in USA. Among the hospital’s team of talents, many have been selected as the national leading talents, includingoneYangtzeRiver scholar, six NationalYoung or Middle-aged Experts with outstanding contributions.Twoexperts in the hospital have been accepted by the National New Century Talents Project. Twoexperts have been granted the Funds of National Outstanding Young Scientists Program,
and three have been granted the Excellent Young Scientist Program of the National Science Foundation of China. Till now, 53 experts from the hospital receive the special allowance of the government.In the provincial level, seven talents and one team in the hospital have been selected into Jiangsu High-level Innovative Entrepreneurs Program. Sixteen experts have been chosen as second level candidates for Jiangsu 333 Project, while 10 leading talents and 32 key talents are selected into Jiangsu Provincial Program, which works to foster the level healthcare by improving Science and Technology. In this hospital, there are two Jiangsu
Distinguished Medical Experts, 27 Provincial Young or Middle-aged Experts with outstanding contributions, and 25 candidates for Jiangsu Qinglan Project. In the category of professional positions appointed, seven experts in this hospital hold the positions of vice-chairman or above in the Specialized Branch of Chinese Medical Association, and 65 experts as chairman or vice-chair in the Provincial level. Internationally, the chairman of International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Association, Member of the Executive Committee of International College of Surgeons, and the Vice President of Hearing International are all come from this hospital.
With the hospital as the supporting institute, Jiangsu Provincial Clinical Medicine Research Institute is established here, with 5 research laboratories such as cardiopulmonary diseases, Oncology, Organ Transplantation and Immunology, Allergy and Allergic Diseases, and Liver Surgery.Besides that, the Stem Cell and Organ Regeneration Center, the Human Tissue Library and other Public Platforms are set in this Institute. In terms of laboratories, the Clinical Reproductive Medicine Laboratory and the Living Liver Transplantation Laboratory are the Key Laboratory in the National Level. In the hospital’s National Clinical Drug Trial Institution, 28 specialties and 1 Phase I Clinical Trial Research Lab have respectively passed the authentication of WHO/SIDCER and AAHRPP.
According to the Ranking List of Scientific and Technological Influence, released by Institute of Medical Information, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, this hospital holds the 18th place among all the hospitals in China. Concerning the ranking of Disciplines, its Cardiology, Urology and Allergy rank the 5th, while Gynecology, General Surgery, and Hematology rank the 10th.
As the largest clinical teaching base of Nanjing Medical University, the First Clinical Medical School is set in this hospital, with 7 medical specialties and 47 teaching and research sections. The Clinical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine have been chosen as Nurturing Centers of characteristic specialties in the level of national higher education, while the Medical Imaging, Medical Laboratory, and Clinical Medicine are the outstanding specialties in the provincial level. In terms of authorized units of medical degree, the Clinical Medicine, Special Medicine and Nursing are the three first level disciplines for PhD and MD, and the former two specialties which have centers for post-doctoral studies. As the supporting institute of Jiangsu Clinical Medicine Education Research Institution, the hospital is the National Demonstration Base of Residents’ Standardized Training. Among the 26 professional bases, 11 have been selected as the training bases for special skills. In specific, the two training bases for General Surgery and Urology specialists have passed the united acceleration held by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the College of Surgeons of Hong Kong. The Endoscopic Diagnosis & Treatment Training Base and the course of Surgical Procedures on Colorectum have been accelerated by British Royal College of Surgeons. While in general, the Clinical Skills Training Base has passed the acceleration of life support course system by American Heart Association.
The hospital is active in foreign exchanges and it has established friendly and cooperative relationship with hospitals, departments and laboratories in USA, Japan, Korea, Canada, Australia, Italy and so on.
The hospital holds development as its top priority, and carries through the philosophy of innovating, coordinating, greening,opening and sharing. It implements the strategy with regard to the hospital of developing via tech-edu, strengthening via talent,entrenching via brand harmonizing via culture and prospering via union. The hospital will highlight social benefit, uphold thev spirit concerning “Ethics-Tech Highest Patient First”, maintain the beginner's mind involving “People-Oriented, Society Return” and concentrate on the four central tasks embracing medical treatment, teaching, scientific research and hospital ethics in order to
strive for the high-level construction of national-level clinical medical center.