Nansha Hospital

The Nansha Hospital (traditional Chinese: 南沙醫院; simplified Chinese: 南沙医院; pinyin: Nánshā Yīyuàn) is a hospital in Taiping Island, Cijin District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. It is the only hospital in the island, which provides care for Republic of China Armed Forces stationed in the island and civilians around the island in case of emergency.[1]

Nansha Hospital
南沙醫院
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Geography
LocationCijin, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Coordinates10°22′26.6″N 114°21′54.3″E / 10.374056°N 114.365083°E / 10.374056; 114.365083Coordinates: 10°22′26.6″N 114°21′54.3″E / 10.374056°N 114.365083°E / 10.374056; 114.365083
Organisation
Typehospital
Services
Beds10
History
Opened1963

HistoryEdit

The hospital was established in 1963.[2]

PersonnelEdit

The hospital is staffed by two doctors, a dentist and two nurses.

EquipmentEdit

The hospital is equipped with 10 beds and video teleconference to connect it to mainland Kaohsiung.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Central News Agency (3 December 2013). "Hospital on Taiping Island offers help regardless of nationality". Taiwan News. Archived from the original on 20 September 2022. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  2. ^ Hwang, Him (1 January 2017). "Peace, Humanity and Sustainability". Taiwan Today. Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Ma Ying-jeou, Remarks on Taiping Island, January 28, 2016". USC US-China Institute. 28 January 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2019.