Elite Enterprise Group / Hainan Wenchang Hospital


Location: Hainan, China

Size: 1300 Beds

Scope: Design

The hospital is part of a large senior housing/ retirement community development on the north end of Hainan. It is anticipated medical tourism, both national (Chinese) and international will be major components of the patient base. Two thirds of the patient rooms are to be semi-privates for insurance based patients. The rest are to be private with some suites for VIP's. In addition 80 private villas will be constructed on the site.

Phase 2 of the hospital will include a Proton Therapy Unit. (One of two such units operational in China.)

The overall organization of the hospital includes clear zones for Outpatient, D&T, and Inpatient space. The hospital design is kept compact on the site to permit maximum flexibility in the development of villas and future expansion.In the continuation of the project there will be a need to contend with storm surge, a normal criteria for hospital design along the southeast coast of the United States.