University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST) founded in 1906, is a famous public university in Shanghai. With more than 110 years' history, USST has the earliest School of Engineering for Medical Devices in China, and pioneered Undergradate Program education for Prosthetics and Orthotics. USST has established Institute for Rehabilitation Engineering, and Shanghai Enginnering Resesrch Center for Rehabilitation Engineering and Technology. The center has more than 70 research staff and 40 graduate students, and it has now become one of the largest centers for Rehabilitation engineering research and education in China. ...Read More
The First Rehabilitation Hospital was founded in May 2000, formerly known as Sacred Heart Hospital. Our hospital was transferred from Yangpu District Geriatric Hospital to “The First Rehabilitation Hospital” in 2012. It is the first example of secondary-level public hospital transferring to a rehabilitation hospital which can reach the level of grade III within China’s national health system. The hospital is also Yangpu District Rehabilitation Medical Center，Yangpu District Disabled Rehabilitation Center, one of the first work injury insurance designated rehabilitation institutions in Shanghai, clinical teaching base of Shanghai Medical College affiliated to Fudan University, training base for residents in Shanghai (majoring in rehabilitation medicine). The hospital has won reputation with our persistence in respect, love, sincerity and professionalism, by focusing on patients and providing professional service with high skills.
The hospital now has about 500 beds, 460 employees, of which 51 rehabilitation physicians, 124 rehabilitation therapists. The treated patients are mainly those need in-hospital rehabilitation treatment after acute phase and/or after surgery for treating common diseases and frequently occurring diseases. We provide clinical rehabilitation diagnosis and treatment service, and continuous rehabilitation service for different diseases and sub healthy group. The hospital has set up several rehabilitation subspecialties of neurology, bone and joint, cardiopulmonary, pain, spine and spinal cord, cancer, geriatric, metabolism and nephrosis, burn and wound healing, establishing complete rehabilitation system. The hospital takes chronic disease rehabilitation and post-surgery rehabilitation as key development direction, focusing on rehabilitation of neurology, bone and joint, cardiopulmonary, pain and rehabilitation retreatment. We aim to build up a core rehabilitation team with specialist physicians, rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation therapists, nurses, psychotherapists and rehabilitation engineers, nurturing the advantage of specialized feature; develop projects of rehabilitation assessment, physiotherapy (PT, including movement therapy and physical factor treatment), occupational therapy (OT), speech therapy (ST), traditional Chinese medicine rehabilitation treatment, robot assisted treatment, hyperbaric oxygen chamber treatment etc. We already have basic medical equipment like magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), full-body CT, DR, large ultrasonic, etc.
Shanghai Sunshine Rehabilitation Center (Yangzhi Affiliated Rehabilitation Hospital of Tongji University (Preparatory)) (hereinafter referred to as "SSRC") is the largest and most influential comprehensive nonprofit public rehabilitation center in East China Area. Our services are mainly involved in medical rehabilitation, vocational rehabilitation, social rehabilitation and educational rehabilitation. In 2007, SSRC was unveiled by Xi Jinping (former Secretary of the CPC Shanghai Municipal Committee ) and Hui Liangyu (former Chinese Vice Premier).
We are the first medical insurance designated special rehabilitation hospital, one of the first batch of work-related injury insurance rehabilitation designated institutions and also the professional training base for the rehabilitation specialized therapists. Now SSRC is equipped with 300 beds, and specialized in neurological rehabilitation, orthopedic trauma and sports rehabilitation, pediatric rehabilitation and spinal cord injury rehabilitation. It has the domestic first-class level in the treatment of hemiplegia, paraplegia, fracture, cerebral palsy, adolescent scoliosis etc. Adhering to the modern concept of “Comprehensive Rehabilitation”, SSRC implements the team work service mode and various treatments and also has strong capability in improving the physical and mental dysfunction, reconstructing life skills and ability to adapt to society etc. with the intervention of rehabilitation at early stage. ...Read More