Shanghai First Maternity And Infant Hospital
East Campus: No. 2699 high tech West Road, Pudong New Area
West Campus: No. 536 Changle Road, Jingan District
South Campus: No. 391 Yaohua Road, Pudong New Area
Shàng hǎi shì dì yī fù yīng bǎo jiàn yuàn
East division : Shàng hǎi shì pǔ dōng xīn qū gāo kē xī lù 2699 hào
West division: Shàng hǎi shì jìng'ān qū cháng lè lù 536 hào
South division: Shàng hǎi shì pǔ dōng xīn qū yào huá lù 391 hào
- Phone: 968886
- Phone: 021 5403 5206
Wechat ID: dyfykfzx or shsdyfybjyck
Public or Private?
Appointment or Outpatient?
Appointment can be made through wechat account dyfykfzx or their website.
Official Hospital Description
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Established in February 1947, Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital is one of the earliest provincial and municipal maternal and child health centers in China. In September 1952, it was renamed Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital. In 1992, it passed the evaluation of the first batch of baby-friendly hospitals in China. In 1995, it was rated as a 3-A-Class Specialized hospital. In 2006, it became the hospital affiliated to Tongji University. It is a Model Unit issued by Shanghai Municipality and a designated health care unit for cadres in Shanghai.
The hospital earnestly implements the national policy on maternal and child health.With the leadership of superior departments, it follows the requirements of “improve medical services and quality, control costsand benefit people”. The hospital adheres to the principle of public welfare and patient-centered services to serve women and children with its superb technologies and excellent services.
The hospital has 3 campuses. The eastern campus is located at 2699 West Gaoke Road, covering an area of 60 mu and a building area of about 71,000 square meters. The western campus is located at 536 Changle Road, covering an area of 10 mu and a building area of 12,000 square meters. The southern campus is located at 391 Yaohua Road, covering an area of 5,000 square meters. The hospital currently has more than 800 beds available with more than 1,500 employees, of which medical professionals account for over 85% and 42 are graduate tutors.
English service available?No.
Are foreign doctors available?
Does hospital direct-bill insurance companies?
Where do mothers labor, deliver & recover?
Labor and deliver in separate rooms
Are labor, delivery, recovery rooms private?
They have single rooms, but not always available.
Is NICU available on site?
Are natural birthing alternatives available (water birth, birthing on a yoga ball, etc...)?
Birthing on a yoga ball available.
Does the hospital support VBAC?
It depends on the expectant Mom's condition and doctor's opinion.
Does the hospital offer any fertility treatment options?
Artificial Insemination, In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Is a birthing coach, spouse, friend and/or translator allowed in the delivery room during delivery?
Fathers are allowed to accompany their wives into the delivery room for a natural birth (not for a C-section).
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