NEW YORK (PRWEB) April 18, 2018
Henan Provincial People’s Hospital just announced its partnership with Medebound, LLC to assist its newly founded Henan Provincial International Medical Center(hereinafter referred to as the “the Center”), the first international medical center established in Central China.
“We are honored to partner with one of the best hospitals in China”, said Dr. Sheena Liu, M.D., Ph.D., President and CEO of Medebound. “And we are fully committed to providing Chinese patients and physicians with access to the expertise of leading American physicians via our remote tele-consultation platform”.
Henan Provincial People’s Hospital, a hospital with nearly 4,000 beds which has been the center of medical excellence in Central China for years. The Center officially approved by National Health and Family Planning Commission of the People’s Republic of China, is subordinate to Henan Provincial People’s Hospital. The Center sets up Outpatient Department, Inpatient Department, Physical Examination Department, Imaging Examination, Endoscopy Center, Consultation Center and ICU. With technologically advanced facility and well-trained medical staff, the center aims to provide highly personalized health management, disease prevention, treatment, surveillance for domestic and international patients who have increasing demand for high-quality medical services.
Pursuant to the cooperation, Medebound will help patients in the Center access its network of 52,000 US top doctors through its proprietary tele-health consultation platform and its exclusive relationship with Castle Connolly Top Doctors®. Many of these US physicians are affliated with top US hospitals such as Dana Farber Cancer Institue and New York Presbyterian, among others.
Mr. Guo Jianhua, Director of the Center, said: “We are delighted to work with Medebound, a leading player in the field of international remote consultation services to help our patients obtain the access to US top doctors. This collaboration also promises to promote academic communication between Chinese doctors and American doctors.”
About Henan Provincial People's Hospital
Henan Provincial People's Hospital, a sacred life hall with a history of more than one hundred and thirteen years, is located in Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan Province along the bank of the Yellow River.
This hospital covers an area of 140mu (about 93,333.33㎡), has 3,900 beds and 249 ICU beds, receives 3 million emergency cases and performs over 90,000 operations each year. This hospital has 11 national key clinical disciplines, such as cardiovascular medicine, cardiovascular surgery, endocrinology, clinical nursing, respiratory medicine, neurology, ophthalmology, nephrology, infectious diseases, emergency medicine and medical imaging. It has 53 national natural science foundation projects and 397 provincial and ministerial level scientific research projects. Its employees have published 3,856 academic papers, of which nearly 300 papers are published on SCI and over 400 papers are published on China's core journals.
About Medebound, LLC
Founded in 2015, Medebound (http://www.medebound.com/en) is a tele-health/second opinion company with the focus on connecting Chinese patients/physicians with US doctors. This is achieved by creating a proprietary bi-lingual HIPAA-compliant tele-health platform, which facilitates secure medical imaging/records translation, transferring and tele-consultations between Chinese patients/local physicians and leading American specialists; and by establishing an exclusive strategic/equity relationship with Castle Connolly Top Doctors®, an established, trusted and authoritative resource for identifying America’s leading physicians, with more than 52,000 U.S. physicians across 72 medical specialties. With this highly-differentiated physician resource and first-of-its-kind bilingual IT platform and a strong execution team operating both in the US and China, Medebound has gained significant market traction with customers including major hospital centers and insurers in China. For more information, contact Erin Shen, Media Relationship, erin.shen(at)medebound(dot)com