China’s New Large Hospital on Artificial Island with No ResidentsPosted: November 24, 2016
In its report “Yongshu Reef hospital thoroughly overcomes medical service shortage in Nansha (Spratly) Islands”, mil.huanqiu.com provides the above photos of the brand new large hospital that has just completed construction and begun operation on Yongshu (Fiery Cross) Reef artificial island.
It is a grade 2 first class modern comprehensive hospital with floor area of 16,000 square meters and more than 400 pieces of medical equipment. Its emergency room has more than a dozen specialized treatment rooms to provide all kinds of services including intensive care unit and all kinds of medical examination units.
As there is an airport on Yongshu Island, the hospital can provide medical services in the South China Sea where islands are far away from Chinese coast.
Source: mil.huanqiu.com “Yongshu Reef hospital thoroughly overcomes medical service shortage in Nansha Islands” (summary by Chan Kai Yee based on the report in Chinese)