Accidents are not a rare thing in traveling. Sometimes they just happen no matter how careful the travelers are. If one suddenly suffers unexpected injury or acute disease, they are supposed to go to or be sent to the nearest hospital as soon as possible. Therefore, it is necessary for travelers to know something about the hospitals in a foreign country in case accidents occur during their travel. In the following, some information of the main hospitals in Beijing will be provided for those who are on Beijing Tours during their china travel.
1. Peking Union Medical College Hospital (PUMCH)
PUMCH is one of the top hospitals in China. As the national medical technical support center for diagnosis and treatment of severe and complicated diseases PUMCH has played a leading role in many specialties such as gynaecology and obstetrics，respiration medicine, digestion medicine, neurology, cardiovascular medicine, endocrinology, stomatology, ophthalmonogy and ear, nose and throat. It has set an international medical service for foreign people which is in the south wing of the second floor of the inpatient building, PUMC Hospital.
Address: 1 Shuaifuyuan, Dongcheng District, Beijing.
Subway service lines 1 and 5, get off at Dongdan Station.
2. The General Hospital of the People’s Liberation Army (PLAGH)
Also called Hospital 301, PLAGH is another famous hospital in Beijing. Since its establishement in 1953, it has been a Third-Tier-Class-A hospital and been honored as a Model Baby-Friendly Hospital and People’s reassurance Hospital by the UN Children’s Fund, WHO and Ministry of Health of China. It specializes in orthopaedic, ophthalmonogy and ear, nose and throat. So if you have any problems with your bones, eyes, ears, nose or throat, you can go to this hospital. Foreign travelers can go to its international medical center.
Address: 28 Fuxing Road, Beijing (Wu Ke Song)
Take subway line 1 and get off at Wu Ke Song Station.
3. Beijing Tiantan Hospital
Founded in 1956, Beijing Tiantan Hospital is a comprehensive hospital specializing in neurology. It is located to the southwest of the Tiantan Park.
Address: 6 Tiantan Xili, Chongwen District, Beijing, China.
Take bus No.20 and get off at Xiannong Tan Station and walk to Tiantan Hospital.
4. New Century International Children’s Hospital
Affiliated with the Beijing Children’s Hospital, its main customers are international children. This hospital is specifically designed for children. It provides children with playground, coffee and tea, clowns who play with them, and colorfully dressed nursing staffs, thus relieving children’s fear and pain.
Tel: 010 6802 5588
Address: 56 Nanlishi Road (off the West 2nd Ring Road, Yue Tan South Bridge, Fuxingmen)
Take subway line 2 and get off at Fuxingmen Station, walk to the hospital.
5. Beijing Tongren Hospital
Beijing Tongren Hospital is a major comprehensive hospital, famous for ophthalmology and otorhinolaryngology. The hospital has Beijing Research Centers of Ophthalmology and ENT. In fact, it ranks first in Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat care.
Address: No.2, Chongwenmennei Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing.
Take Subway service lines 2 and 5, and get off at the Chongwenmen Station.
The above introduced hospitals are all very professional hospitals in Beijing with their own specialties. Bearing these names in mind is very important for those who Travel to Beijing. Finally, I’d like to send my good wishes to all travelers: wish you good health and have a great time in Beijing!