The University-Town Hospital of Chongqing Medical University is a national level-three hospital integrating medical treatment, teaching, scientific research, prevention, and health care. It is currently under construction according to the standard of class III grade-A hospital, with 1,480 beds planned, covering an area of 22.4 acres and serving nearly 2 million people. The hospital is located at the Western Science City, which is linked to an economic circle of Chengdu and Chongqing. According to the blueprint of the health care industry, the hospital has access to rich resources with policy supports, such as the "double first-class" construction of Chongqing Medical University, the early head start clinical position for the under graduates of Chongqing Medical University, and the medical education and practice base of other universities in the University town.
The hospital adheres steadfasthly to the motto of "innovation, dedication, cooperation and service", adopts"centralized system, informatization and talent training" as the three cornerstones of hospital development, and establishes more than 30 clinical medical and technical departments according to the categorization of organ system diseases, including digestive center, neurology center, cardiovascular center, respiratory center, Nephrology and urology center, gynecology, obstetrics, pediatrics, child health care department, orthopedics department, ophthalmology department, ENT department, stomatology department, psychiatry department, emergency medicine department, critical medicine department, dermatology department, rehabilitation medicine department, general medical department, health management center, surgical anesthesia department, endoscopy center, disinfection and supply center Ultrasound, Radiology, laboratory, pharmacy, etc.
Embracing modern minimally invasive and interventional treatment technology as the distinguishing characteristic of its development, the hospital implements a number of minimally invasive medical technologies in clinical treatment such as thoracoscopy, laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, arthroscopy, spinal endoscopy etc. The hospital has also developed various interventional surgical treatment for the whole body, cerebral blood vessels and multiple organs, and equipped with large-scale medical equipment, such as imported MRI, CT, and flat DSA, ultrasound, automatic biochemical instrument, etc.
After years of construction and development, the hospital now provides a number of key disciplines, clinical key specialties, minimally invasive specialty, a quality-control center, and 13 national and municipal resident standardized training bases in Chongqing. In recent years, the hospital has won many awards at the national, provincial and ministerial level of clinical technology competitions, and has become the first hospital in Chongqing to reach the level 4 Bon Maturity Scale of the national hospital information interconnection standardization. With strong technical capability, advanced medical equipment, and new medical service delivery modes, the hospital has ascended tobecome the preeminent medical center of Chongqing Science City and won the trust and praises of the people.
The hospital has developed a sound and complete teaching and research management system. There are Professor Committee, science and education department, and teaching supervision group, all of which are responsible for the management of teaching and scientific research of the whole hospital. At present, the main teaching tasks include undergraduate theoretical courses and clinical practice, graduate education, and resident standardized training.
Scientific research achievements
The hospital has been doing 58 scientific research projects, with fundings up to 10 million yuan. 300 scientific research papers have been published, including 33 SCI papers.