Brigham and Women's Hospital and Evergrande Health Industry Group Announce Strategic Collaboration

2015-09-25 10:23 2963

BEIJING, Sept. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Brigham and Women's hospital (BWH) and Evergrande Health Industry Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding on September 24th, 2015. BWH will serve as the strategic partner to Evergrande as they work to advance the healthcare delivery system in China. An original report from Sina Leju follows.

BWH will provide Evergrande Health Industry Group with strategic guidance on healthcare-related projects including the development of new healthcare delivery models and systems of care that recognize local realities, strengths and unique circumstances in China. Specifically, BWH will advise Evergrande in areas of healthcare administration, training, hospital design, interface of research and patient care, and clinical programs.

"In addition to applying the principles of our mission to deliver high-quality patient care to a global population, this relationship will foster academic and clinical alliances which will result in innovations that will make a positive and sustainable impact on healthcare delivery in China," said Betsy Nabel, MD, president of Brigham and Women's Health Care (BWHC).

"Evergrande Health serves the large number of community residents. With Internet and big data technology, we establish the pyramid-like medical resources which include nationwide 'Internet+' community health management centers as our business basis, complemented by cooperated Tier 3A hospitals, and word-class high-end international hospitals. We are promoting the hierarchical healthcare system and improving patients' experience," said Chaohui Tan, President of Evergrande Health Industry Group.

"We are excited about the opportunity for this significant collaboration in order to continue BWHC's support of advanced life saving, and efficient care throughout the world," said Steven Thompson, MBA, senior vice president and Chief Business Development Officer at BWHC.

Source: Sina Leju