The First People's Hospital of Datong
The First People's Hospital of Datong was founded in 1917 and is the earliest hospital established in the northern part of Shanxi Province. With the care and support from the municipal party committee and municipal government, its Yudong Hospital started construction on July 8, 2009, and became fully operational on December 12, 2012. This new hospital covers an area of 208 mu (one mu equals to about 666㎡) and has a construction area of 120,000 square meters with a green space ratio of 40%. It has 850 planned beds. The First People's Hospital of Datong has now developed into a modern large specialized women and children hospital. It features gynecology, obstetrics and pediatrics, and integrates internal medicine, surgery, orthopedics, dermatology and ENT departments.