On the afternoon of November 22, 2016, Dr Margaret Chan, the Director-General of WHO, and her party visited and emulated Shanghai East Hospital and reviewed the Chinese international emergency medical team. Margaret Chan and her party also had a friendly communication with Medical staffs in Shanghai East Hospital.
The visiting group was deeply impressed by the professional facilities in Shanghai East Hospital, especially the most advanced mobile air purification system equipped in the operating room, which reached the highest level of field surgery sterilization for mobile hospital to the current, and complicated heart and brain surgery can be performed.
As the first international emergency medical team in China, National Health and Family Planning Commission of the PRC, Shanghai Municipal Planning Commission and Pudong New Area government had always been the strong support of the team.
In accordance with the requirements of WHO, Chinese international emergency medical team will not only accept assignments from WHO and Chinese government at all times, participate in international medical rescue mission, but also help and guide the certification work for other medical teams at home and abroad with the WHO standards and their own experience.
At the end of the trip, Margaret Chan gave high affirmation on the construction achievements of the mobile hospital. Chinese international emergency medical team in Shanghai East Hospital should continue to strengthen the construction of their own team. In order to truly embody the international image as a responsible Chinese government and the result of public hospitals reform of Shanghai municipal government, the international rescue must be eventually implemented upon the improvement of rescue capabilities.
Company Name: Shanghai East Hospital
Contact Person: Dongfang
Address:Pudong New Area Yuntai Road