Nov 5, 2020|

JD Health Deepens Cooperation to Build a “Smart and Healthy Beihai”


by Vivian Yang

JD Health completed the first stage of the “internet + healthcare” project for Beihai city, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region after a year of collaboration. Titled “Smart and Healthy Beihai”(智慧健康北海), the project has successfully completed seven healthcare informatization projects, which include healthcare cards for local residents, a monitoring and management system for public health, a system for health management in schools, a system for signing up family doctors, a system for village doctors, a system for skilled medical experts, and a system for administrative management.

A joint meeting between JD Health and the Beihai government was held on November 3rd in Beihai during which the two sides reviewed the achievements of the project’s phase one targets and kicked off phase two, which is focused on the comprehensive implementation and upgrading of these systems. The project is scheduled to be completed before July 2021.

“In the next step, we will continue to introduce more mature internet technologies and resources to the city’s healthcare development plan,“ said Lijun Xin, CEO of JD Health.

“Leveraging JD’s strength in AI, big data, digitalized and intelligent supply chain, we will join hands to deepen cooperation to build a ’Smart and Healthy Beihai’,” he added.

Cai Jinjun, Mayor of Beihai (center), Lijun Xin, CEO of JD Health (thrid from the left) visit the project exhibition center 

Under this cooperation, JD Health and hospitals in Beihai city can integrate their premier medical resources and doctors pool both online and offline, offering more high-quality medical services and easy access to local people.

At the same time, JD Health’s heart center and Beihai People’s Hospital reached an agreement to establish programs to promote the R&D in medical specialties. Starting with the cardiovascular area, Dr. Hu Dayi, director of JD Health’s heart center is invited to join Beihai People’s Hospital to carry out nationwide academic exchange and training on this subject.

Chen Zhiyu, President of Beihai People’s Hospital (front row, left) and

Hu Dayi, Director of JD Health’s heart center (front row, right) on the cooperation signing ceremony