SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 4, 2020 -- Pneumonia patients of unknown causes appeared in Wuhan, China in December 2019, later identified as the novel coronavirus, named 2019-nCoV. It quickly became an epidemic and a buzz topic worldwide. As a healthcare company, EDAN quickly responds to the situation and made a complete deployment during the Chinese New Year holiday.
“Numerous Doctors Are Petitioning to Support Wuhan”, “9.5 Hundred Million Yuan Donations Were Made to Wuhan Red Cross”, these news show peoples’ determinations to tackle the outbreak. EDAN also take on the responsibility and made the commitment in its own way.
Story Behind the New Coronavirus Hospital in Wuhan, China
Demands of medical devices like patient monitor, diagnostic ECG, and blood gas chemistry analyzer arose sharply due to the sudden increase in hospital admissions for respiratory illnesses cases caused by 2019-nCoV. Combating the outbreak, EDAN organized forces to guarantee sufficient supplies, the production capacity and the safety of our employees.
Starting from January 25, the supply chain has returned from holiday for production and logistics. The service team resolved surging clients’ problems 24/7. EDAN’s offices in 28 cities were back to their role and helped to complete the installation. Nearly ten thousand medical devices were dispatched and installed within one week.
The devices have been sent to the coronavirus designated hospitals, including Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, the First People’s Hospital of Jiangxia, Tianyou Hospital Affiliated to Wuhan University of Science & Technology, Hubei Provincial Hospital of Integrated Chinese & Western Medicine, and many other hospitals in China.
Apart from fulfilling the increasing demands in China, the demands from overseas are also taken seriously. “The delivery process will not be affected. We fully understand the concern of our clients overseas. The strict precautionary measures are taken. Our products remain intact.” Said Iris Xie, EDAN’s senior business manager of the international division.
“We are all in this together. And as a healthcare company, it is our obligation to step in and do our job.” Said Alex You, the global marketing director of EDAN, “The more devices that are built and delivered, the more possibilities there are to save lives. This battle is for mankind. This battle we will win.”