Overview of Shijiazhuang Second Hospital(Shijiazhuang Diabetes Hospital)
Founded in 1952, Shijiazhuang Second Hospital (Shijiazhuang Diabetes Hospital, Shijiazhuang Stomatological Hospital, the former Shijiazhuang District People's Hospital) is a comprehensive hospital integrating medical service, teaching, research, health education, prevention, health care, rehabilitation and emergency. It has a headquarter (No.53 Huaxi Road ), south branch(No.425Gongnong Road ), and east branch (Shijiazhuang Stomatological Hospital/No.25 Xiangyang Road ). The hospital is hailed as a model for the modern hospital management system. It is also home to Shijiazhuang Chronic Disease Prevention and Treatment Center, Shijiazhuang Diabetes Medical Alliance, and Shijiazhuang Xinhua Medical Group.
Scale setting: There are more than 1100 employees, 1000 professionals included. Nearly 200 persons are endowed with senior titles and more than 350 persons have doctoral or master degree. It builds 48 clinical departments, 19 medical technology departments, covering 57 specialties. It is equipped with 950 beds. The annual number of outpatients is more than 550,000, and it discharges more than 25,000 patients annually.
Brand specialty: Endocrinology (diabetes) Department is listed as a key TCM specialty in Hebei Province, a key medical discipline in Shijiazhuang, and one of the 10-celebrated specialties in Shijiazhuang. It sets 4 basic departments and 15 featured departments and specialties, equipped with 450 beds. The diabetes checking center, laboratory, gene testing laboratory, and biological sample bank, which can screen diabetes and its complications, can help with gene diagnosis and precise medication guidance. It uses a personalized treatment mode integrating multiple approaches such as drugs, surgery, intervention, nutrition, medical behavior control, complication screening, health education, and diabetes rehabilitation, aiming at providing patients with standardized diagnosis and treatment. The hospital has developed into a regional diabetes diagnosis and treatment center in Shijiazhuang and gained reputation for its quality of health education and blood glucose control for inpatients. It is also a center of remote consultation, of research for diabetes prevention and of training. Shijiazhuang Diabetes Research Institute and Shijiazhuang Diabetes Patients Club are also located in the hospital.
Key discipline: Stomatology Department, a key development discipline of medicine and one of the 10-celebrated departments in Shijiazhuang, is divided into 10 secondary disciplines. It consists of three branches respectively in the headquarter, south district, and east district. There are more than 140 comprehensive treatment chairs. It has X-ray related equipment (tomography, CBCT, digital imaging dental machine), root canal microscope, Florida probe, root canal instrument, gutta percha,laser,CAD/CAM, scanner, porcelain oven, crystallization furnace and other equipment, which can be used for immediate implant, full mouth implant, minimally invasive implant, application of implant guide plate, bone increment, pre-crown technology, invisible orthodontics, and laser application in periodontal disease and peri-implantitis, etc. Its Stomatology Research Institute conducts research in the diagnosis and treatment of oral diseases and promotes the transformation of achievements, devoting itself to protecting the oral health of the public.
Featured specialties: Intensive care medicine, neurology and neurosurgery, cardiovascular medicine and surgery, pediatrics, and obstetrics and gynecology have gained coordinated development. Among them, the Department of Intensive Care Medicine is a municipal key clinical specialty in Shijiazhuang.
Diagnostic and treatment equipment: It has MRI, CT, DR digital imaging machine, DSA (Digital Subtraction Angiography), digital gastrointestinal imaging machine, color ultrasound, bedside hemofiltration, hemodialysis, 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiography analyzer, fiber gastroscope, fiber bronchoscope, cataract ultrasound emulsifier, ultrasound glass cutting, extracorporeal circulation, hyperbaric oxygen chamber, automatic biochemical analyzer, and divergent shock wave therapeutic instrument, offering good-quality examination results to patients. Now the hospital has already developed into a clinical testing center in Shijiazhuang.
Traditional medicine: The hospital is a demonstration unit for traditional Chinese medicine and integration of traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine. The National Medical Hall and Traditional Chinese Medicine Research Room are located there, integrating medical treatment, teaching, scientific research, health care and prevention. It has developed a number of TCM technologies, such as fumigation, moxibustion, and application. It also serves as a window to promote TCM culture.
Scientific research and teaching: The hospital stays committed to the strategy of developing the hospital through science and technology. Thanks to its effort, now it is designated for natural science foundation project, drug clinical trial, medical instruments clinical trial, and the construction of major scientific and technological projects. Hebei Provincial Key Laboratory of Basic Medical Research and Shijiazhuang Technology Innovation Center of Diabetes Precision Diagnosis and Treatment are located in the hospital, carrying out scientific research and technology innovation in diabetes precision medicine, genetic testing and translational medicine. Every year, the hospital carries out national follow-up programs and many provincial and municipal follow-up programs. A training base has been built for assistant general practitioners under charge of Hebei Province.
Xinhua Medical Group: In 2019, approved by the municipal government, the hospital took the lead in establishing Shijiazhuang Xinhua Medical Group, the first urban medical group in Shijiazhuang, with all community health service centers in Xinhua District involved, which offers the integrated and continuous medical services such as prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and healthcare for 700,000 residents in the group. It is hailed as "Typical Urban Medical Group in Hebei Province".
Cooperation and exchange: The hospital has established the medical cooperation with the Specialized Medical Center of the Strategic Support Forces (formerly the 306th Hospital of the People's Liberation Army) and the People's Hospital of Peking University, introducing high-quality medical resources from Beijing to serve local patients. The hospital has mutual exchanges and visits with famous universities and medical institutions in New Zealand, Hong Kong, Chinese Taiwan and other places; it has also strengthened cooperation with Prince Alfred Hospital of Sydney University in Australia, Université Nice Côté d Azur, and Rambam University in Israel, mainly in scientific research projects, personnel training, and academic exchanges. Experts from France and Italy pay regular visits to give guidance and treat patients.