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About Fu Wai Hospital

Fuwai Hospital,founded in 1956,is the largest and best Grade III Class A hospital devoted exclusively to cardiovascular diseases in China. It is also the National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, China (NCCD) for patient care, education, research and prevention in cardiovascular diseases.

The institution employs2551 medical and supporting staff members, and owns 788,160 square foot facility, housing 8 research labsor centers, 23 administration offices, 37 wards, 19 operation rooms, 2 hybridoperation rooms, 11 Cath Labs and 11 ICUs with total 967 beds, supervised by 14Clinical Centers and 3 Management Committees of Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology,and Imaging Diagnosis. The hospital has state-of-the-art medical instruments for accessory medical examination ofcardiovascular diseases, for example, cardiacMRI scanner and 64-slice cardiac CT scanner.

The institution is one of the world’s largest centers andalso the top center nationwide for diagnosis and treatment of cardiovasculardiseases, in particular, all types of complex, rare or uncommon cardiovasculardiseases. Our facilityservices over 490,000outpatientsand emergency patient, cares for more than 42,000 inpatients, performs about 10,107open heart procedures and 10.649 cases of PCI in 2011.With the “Double Ten-thousand Cases Annually”, Fuwai Hospital is recognized asthe unique one for such large volume procedures world-wide.

Our main techniqueindex for the followings keeps us on the top nation-wide for cardiovasculardisease treatment, for example, the operative mortality of GABG has beencontrolled less than 1% for 6 continuous years; and that of complexityexceeding Tetralogy of Fallot has been controlled around 2%. The five-year’ssurvival rate of heart transplantation had reached 87.6%, and the index of PCIprocedure maintains the leading worldwide.

The mortality for AMI, CABG and AcuteHeart Failure and readmission rate within one month is the lowest; the ratiobetween procedure quality and patient payment for AMI and CABG is the best.These index shows our high quality medical care among the 18 Grade III Class Ahospitals in Beijing in 2010.“China Best Hospitals and Specialties 2012” surveyranked Fuwai Hospital as the first for its cardiovascular disease and cardiacsurgery in Specialties Ranking.

Severalclinic centers of Fuwai Hospital for cardiovascular disease are the top ones inChina and the world.

Fu Wai Hospital is a central government owned public hospital, a not-for-profit organization, and housed in downtown Beijing, at 167 Beilishi Road, Xi Cheng District, Beijing.