"Hanyang Hospital is a private hospital, but it just like many public hospitals fight against the epidemic in the front line. At present, the medical order is gradually restored. We should support them so as to better relieve the suffering of the masses. "On March 20, at the welcome ceremony of Hubei Medical System Supporting Hanyang Hospital in Wuhan, Wang Li, a psychiatrist at the Hubei Provincial People's Hospital, said :“Up to now, 10 doctors from the Hubei Provincial People's Hospital, the Hubei Cancer Hospital, the Hubei Integrated Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, the Hubei Provincial Hospital of traditional Chinese medicine and the third Hubei Provincial Hospital have been assigned by the Health Select Committee of Hubei province to support Hanyang Hospital in the front line, and to go deep into the fever clinic, oncology department, psychiatry department, emergency medicine department and general surgery department of the hospital to treat patients.
It is reported that Hanyang Hospital was an appointed as designated hospital during the anti-epidemic period. More than 100 medical staff had given medical care to 527 patients in hospitals in Wuhan for nearly 60 days, and 247 patients were discharged from the hospital. On February 27th, the patients infected with COVID-19 all discharged from Hanyang Hospital. The diagnosis and treatment order of it back to normal, and began to receive patients with normal disease. With the increasing number of out-patients, all departments were overloaded. The medical staff in neurology, oncology and general surgery Department of was in urgent need. Also a group of emergency surgery, tumor and hemodialysis patients need to be diagnosed and treated. The Health Select Committee of Hubei province immediately issued instructions to major public hospitals for immediate assistance.
On the first day of support, Liu Shengxin, deputy chief physician of general surgery of Zhongshan Hospital, volunteered to participate in the radical surgery of a right colon cancer. Wang Hui, a neurologist from the Hubei Integrated Hospital of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, was arranged in the fever clinic. "We worked together, and gave patients careful and patient treatment. I felt both happy and proud to meet such a group of colleagues with a caring and responsible attitude," she said.
Wang Guoju, Assistant to the Director and Head of Medical Department of Hanyang Hospital, introduced that the reinforcement doctors have offered many valuable suggestions in the arrangement of epidemic prevention and control within the hospital. There are deeper technical exchanges and mutual discussions in many fields such as psychiatry and oncology.