Hubei’s first 5G smart hospital put into use

The fourth district of Union Hospital, affiliated with TongJi Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, was officially put into use on July 29 in Jingjinhu District, Hubei’s capital city Wuhan.

From outpatient guidance to the fifth-generation operating room, the hospital can offer cutting-edge smart medical service with the help of 5G network for consultation, diagnosis and treatment, becoming the first 5G smart hospital in Hubei.

Since its trial operation to July 28, the Jinyinhu District of Union Hospital has seen 100,000 outpatient visit, 3,500 inpatients received, over 1,000 surgeries performed, and nearly 90-percent of online appointment registrations.