SHANGHAI, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The world leading online healthcare ecosystem platform, Ping An Healthcare and Technology Company Limited ("Ping An Good Doctor", or the "Company"; stock code: 01833.HK), has announced that it had reached strategic cooperation with nearly 50 hospitals across China, including the Aviation General Hospital of China Medical University, Sichuan Second Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, and the Fourth Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, to jointly develop new "internet hospital" model by leveraging their advantages and resources, and create a nascent ecosystem of internet hospital with the application of the Company's leading AI technology.
Among the new ecosystem of internet hospitals to be jointly built by Ping An Good Doctor and hospitals, the "Hospital Cloud" system of the Company will be connected to the HIS system of cooperative hospitals to form the three-in-one internet hospital management platform featuring online diagnosis platform, prescription sharing platform and health management platform. By fully utilizing the world's leading AI technology of Ping An Good Doctor and the resources and advantages of physical hospitals, this new internet hospital model is capable to enhance the efficiency of the medical system and improve the experience of patients.
The person-in-charge of Ping An Good Doctor said that the uniform management platform to be developed by both parties could achieve a seamless connection between patients, hospitals, internet hospitals and supply chains, providing patients with integrated healthcare services such as online follow-up consultation, prescription circulation, drug delivery and chronic disease management, etc.
This new "internet hospital" model can help hospitals resolve such problems as absence in outpatient appointments, overcome geographical constraints, and expand the scope of hospital service. Meanwhile, internet hospitals will also serve as a data integration and sharing platform to facilitate information exchange and real-time sharing among entities, forming a full-fledged, closed-loop system combining online and offline medical services.
The core advantages of Ping An Good Doctor become the basis of cooperation between the hospitals and the Company. First, Ping An Good Doctor has mature operation capability to systematize the operation of internet hospitals for improving efficiency rate of diagnosis and treatment and providing highly-efficient services to patients and hospitals; and secondly, the Company owns a professional medical team well-supported by AI technology to ensure online diagnosis will also meet the high quality standard; thirdly, it has an industry-leading drug supply, storage and delivery system, which, together with a comprehensive set of drug offering and highly-efficient delivery arrangement, can achieve online diagnosis, prescription and drug collection; fourthly, it also provides a one-stop medical and healthcare service solution covering patient-oriented "thorough process" services.