Department of cadre health care
Department of cadre health care in Beijing Jishuitan Hospital is one of the divisions, which has long work history, a large scale and the heavy task in tertiary general hospital in Beijing. Hospital attached great importance to our cadre work, which is commanded by the business dean of our hospital, and established a hospital cadre health care committee, making sure the completion of our cadre health care work. At the same time our department is also supervised directly by the Central Bureau of Cadre’s Health Care and Office of Cadre’s Health Care of Beijing Health Bureau, and participates in the national and municipal medical-care assurance duty for leaders.
As early as the beginning of the sixties, our department had undertaken the medical health works for a number of ministries, state agencies and university leaders, whose job title are above secretary or bureau level, and for senior intellectuals. With the speed of population aging faster, one-body-several-comorbidities of the elderly has become increasingly prominent. Medical mode of cadres’ health care has also undergone big changes, which forces us to hold the development of geriatric medicine firmly, to forge ahead. As for our department, establishing and developing the elderly cardiovascular, elderly endocrine, elderly respiratory, elderly neurology and other elderly professionals, is in order to achieve early prevention, early detection and early treatment, to improve the diagnosis of geriatric diseases, the cure rate, then could let the elderly live healthier and longer. For those cases, at terminal stage of life or illness, we also pay attention to complete the hospice care well. We constantly implement the principle of "people should with health-oriented, health with prevention-oriented, prevention with education-oriented", organize regular health education seminars in ward, community, and some unit, and launch the health education to each patient, so that the chronic disease prevention and control port in elderly patients could put forward. Complete the mission well, which the party and the country entrusted to us.
Faced with the pressure of aging populations, the change of the elderly disease mode and their rising expectations, and the continuous progress of new technology and knowledge, etc. our department is speeding up the geriatrics professional team building under the care and support of our hospital leaders. Over the past decade, our department’s medical and nursing education status has greatly improved, above junior college for all nurses, and the doctors have completed the residency culture and assessment of PUHSC, of which more than 90% have got master or doctor degree. Our department is also involved in Peking University graduate training work. The scientific research field also gets breakthrough constantly, which had applied the projects funded by municipal level, bureau level, and hospital level. We output many high quality research papers annually, and also hold academic communications with other cadres health care departments from other hospitals to improve cooperation and exchanges, to explore for the better mode of cadres health care services, geriatric medical management and geriatric administration.
Department of cadre health care is located in the comprehensive building, south east of hospital, with elegant environment, fully-equipped facilities, and the diagnosis and examinations independently.
The first floor is outpatient clinics, with two consulting rooms, one registration room, one record room, one TCM dispensary, one western medicine dispensary, two charges, one acupuncture therapy room, one electrocardiogram room, one ultrasound room, etc. The professional titles of clinic doctors are all sub-senior or above, which could provide more technical and convenient services. Professional clinic features: elderly cardiovascular, elderly respiratory, elderly neurological, elderly osteoporosis and elderly endocrinology specialty. Outpatients amount to more than 22,000 people per year.
The second floor is the first internal ward and the elderly hip fracture unit (a total of 36 beds). The first ward is focus on elderly cardiovascular and elderly endocrine diseases. The ward has the cardiac intensive care unit, which enables to monitor 8 patients’ physiological parameters simultaneously by an electronic central station. The ward also has an independent electrophysiology studio, which could complete the Holter monitoring, ambulatory blood pressure check and pacemaker debugging and programming independently. The first ward could treat various heart diseases: Coronary heart disease, hypertension, heart failure, and types of arrhythmia; also could carry on coronary intervention, permanent pacemaker therapy, etc. Endocrine team has extensive experiences in the management and treatment of diabetes, osteoporosis, formatting a systemizing service of health education-treatment-nursing care. The first ward admitted more than 700 cases per year. The elderly hip fracture unit is founded by the support of the clinical development project invested by the Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospital, which named "Yangfan plan (2013-2017)", and mainly admit elderly hip fracture patients, ≥65 years old. This unit has an excellent medical group, which is compromised by orthopedic surgeons, who come from our department of trauma and orthopaedics, escorting every operation safe and successful; and also compromised by our cadre health care physicians, who could quickly correct patients’ extremely medical conditions before surgery and complications during post-operation, guarding these elderly fracture cases going through the perioperative stage safely, also shorting the length of hospital stay greatly.
The third floor is the second internal ward (a total of 27 beds). The second ward is focus on elderly respiratory and elderly neurology professions, which has a respiratory intensive care unit with four advanced multi-parameter monitors, with invasive, non-invasive ventilators. The ward also has the sleep apnea monitoring room, by which those suspected OSAS patients could be diagnosed and got the appropriate treatment. Neurology team mainly treats elderly cerebrovascular disease, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy and senile dementia, etc. The second ward also admitted more than 700 cases per year.
Major and specialty:
The service philosophy of our Cadres health Department is progressive. Aiming to serve better to old people, whose illness is complex and hard to be diagnosed and treated，a medical echelon, which possess high-quality, multi-level and strong-comprehensive strength is being built.
The first ward has a senile cardiac intensive care unit and an independent electrophysiological studio, which could complete the Holter monitoring, ambulatory blood pressure check and pacemaker debugging and programming. Patients with kinds of heart diseases can be diagnosed, treated, and rescued here. Our department mastered the thrombolytic therapy of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), coronary artery intervention treatment and permanent pacemaker implantation. Many heart critical patients have been rescued successfully. All of these form the foundation for the successful rescue of elderly cases with critically ill heart diseases.
The second ward has accumulated rich clinical experience in treating chronic cough, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, sleep apnea. There are multi-parameter physiological monitors, ventilators and well-trained health-care team here. Having favorable conditions above, and in collaboration with neurology professional team, the second ward had been got a high survival rate of acute cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease, respiratory failure, multiple organ failure and other acute and severe diseases.
Infrastructures of the department：
Our department of cadre health care is located in the comprehensive building, south east of hospital. First floor is outpatient clinics, with two consulting rooms, one registration room, one record room, one TCM dispensary, one western medicine dispensary, two charges, one acupuncture therapy room, one electrocardiogram room, one ultrasound room, etc. No.1 consulting room serves for patients whose job title are secretaries or bureau level or above, and No.2 consulting room serves for ones whose job title are vice-ministerial level or above. In-patient wards are located on the 2nd and 3rd floor. Wards are equipped with senile cardiac intensive care unit, which has an electronic central station (enables to monitor 8 patients’ physiological parameters simultaneously), and respiratory intensive care unit, which has an electronic central station (enables to monitor 4 patients’ physiological parameters simultaneously), and Sleep monitoring room. There are also an independent electrophysiological studio, which has 20 imported dynamic electrocardiograms and blood pressure monitors, and could debug pacemakers and do follow up. The ward still has large multi-functional ventilators, imported BIPAP Ventilators, defibrillators, continuous hemofiltration equipments, dynamic glucose monitors, non-invasive hemodynamic monitors and bronchoscopes, etc.
Research and Teaching:
Undertaken the task of teaching the Five-year, the Eight-year and the Evening- university medical students of PUHSC (Peking University Health Science Center), the Department of Cadres Health now serves as the Master Cultivation point of PUHSC. Our research work is constantly breaking, that had been applied several research projects funded by municipal, bureau and hospital levels. Each year, there are several core journals research papers published. Our staff has participated in editing multiple medical books and communicates with specialists from other hospital’s cadres departments. Our department had held "Beijing Senile Osteoporotic Training", "Senile Coronary Heart Disease Salon", "Senile Osteoporosis Salon" and other academic activities for several years.
1. Cardiology clinic：(Tuesday afternoon, Thursday morning) Mainly diagnose and treat senile coronary heart disease, cardiac arrhythmia, senile hypertension and heart failure.
2. Respiratory clinic：(Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning) Mainly diagnose and treat senile respiratory infectious diseases, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, sleep apnea syndrome, pulmonary vascular disease, etc.
3. Neurology clinic：(Monday and Wednesday morning, Friday afternoon) Mainly diagnose and treat senile cerebrovascular disease, dementia, Parkinson's disease, mental illness, etc.
4. Endocrinology clinic：(Wednesday afternoon, Friday morning) Mainly diagnose and treat diabetes, and its health education.
5. Pace-marker follow-up clinic: (Thursday morning of each month’s last week) Pacemaker follow-up, esophagus pacing, etc.
6、Osteoporosis Clinic：Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon, Thursday and Friday morning.
Department of cadre health care in Beijing Jishuitan Hospital is one of the divisions, which has long work history, a large scale and the heavy task in tertiary general hospital in Beijing. Hospital attached great importance to our cadre work, which is commanded by the business dean of our hospital, and established a hospital cadre health care committee, making sure the completion of our cadr…