Semiconductor giant to build hospital in Jiangsu
2018-04-20 08:39:00

Semiconductor giant to build hospital in Wuxi

The Party secretary of Wuxi, Li Xiaomin (R), and the president of SK Hynix, Park Sung Wook (L), both attend the signing ceremony of the establishment of a hospital. [Photo/WeChat account: wuxibobao2013] 

Global semiconductor manufacturer SK Hynix will set up a hospital in Wuxi city, East China's Jiangsu province, to explore the local medical care industry, local authorities said Thursday.

The company from the Republic of Korea signed an agreement with the Wuxi's high-tech zone Wednesday to establish a hospital, with a total investment of around 3.8 billion yuan (around $605 million), according to the city government.

The hospital will include several medical centers involving minimally invasive surgery, the treatment of tumors and dialysis treatment.

It is expected to open in 2022.

Source:Xinhua Editor:Hiram