Sichuan Cancer Hospital & Institute, Sichuan Cancer Center, Cancer Hospital affiliate to School of Medicine, UESTC was established in the mid-80s of 20th century, which is III-A hospital (the highest level in Chinese hospital hierarchy ) special in oncology. The hospital is also in the national key clinical projects (Oncology). There is Quality Control center of oncologic disease in Sichuan and QC center of radiotherapy in the hospital. The hospital covered over 73000 m2, with 1590 beds in 33 clinic departments, 14 medical technology departments, 6 translational research division and 1 basic oncology research department. The hospital is the largest cancer hospital with cancer treatment, prevention, research, education& training and rehabilitation in Southwest China.
There is 1 expert with the title of the “Outstanding young expert of National Health Commission (NHFPC), 16 experts enjoy special government allowances, 5 Sichuan academic & technical leaders, 7 experts of outstanding contributions in Sichuan Province, 1 chair expert of Health and Family Planning Commission of Sichuan, 3 leading talents of Sichuan Health, 33 Provincial academic and technical leaders, 4 Youth experts of outstanding contributions of Provincial Health and Family Planning Commission. There are 1652 employees, including 89 PhDs, 240 with senior profession, and 298 with Ｍaster’s degree.
There are 11 Key disciplines: radiation oncology, head & neck oncology, gynecological oncology, thoracic oncology, medical oncology, abdominal surgical oncology, oncology nursing, medical imaging, molecular target laboratory, anesthesiology, and ultrasonic medicine.
We take the leading position on cancer treatment in China, especially have comprehensive treatment of cancers on lung, esophagus, breast, rectal, liver, lymphoma, head & neck and gynecology. We also have advantage of standardized surgical treatment on oncology and minimally invasive surgery in Southwest China. We have the biggest brachytherapy center in western China. We also lead the technology on modern precision radiotherapy among the country, which is brachy therapy, intra operative radiation therapy, interstitial brachy therapy, radiation therapy, and intensity modulated brachy therapy. The radiation therapy of nasopharyngeal carcinoma, cervical cancer and esophageal cancer would take an advanced position over the world. In 2013, “Model ward of pain management” was given to the hospital by NHFPC, the National Ministry of Health in the past, which was the only one in Sichuan Province. On December 2017, there will be the first cancer screening center of the province set up in the hospital.
On 2016, the hospital signed an agreement with University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC) to be the Affiliate hospital of the Medical School.
The hospital has built up good relationship with cancer centers over the world, such as Saint Petersburg Cancer Center, Institute University Hospital Maggiore della Carita, Gustave Roussy (IGR), Health Department of Duke University, Huntsman Cancer Hospital of Utah University. More than 100 scholars of SCH went out of the country, studied or communicated with experts on international stage.
We attach importance to culture construction of the hospital. We have the awards of “National Advanced Group of Health” and “National Advanced Unit”, “Model Unit of good medical service” by National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) and “Advanced Health Unit” of Sichuan.
We have responsibilities, and high aspirations. We will hold the value of "Human oriented, Patient first, Service excellent, Achieve best", and try to become the leading cancer center with clinic treatment and translational medicine, benefit people and keep their health.
(Update on Nov. 16, 2017)