You Chen

Hello, welcome to my blog! My name is You Chen (YuYu), SNP12 nursing student at JAMK university of applied sciences. I am writing this blog in order to share my final clinical training experiences at Peking Union Medical College Hospital. It is a well-known hospital in China located in the center of the capital city of BeiJing. It will be very interesting experience for me to go back to my own country as an exchange student. I am very excited and look forward to it.

Finishing exchange (practical training) in BeiJing

Overall my experiences in Peking Union Medical College Hospital was wonderful! My goals and objectives were to experience and learn professional communication with patients, colleges and physicians, as well as improving my clinical skills.  After ten weeks of clinical training here in Beijing, I believe that I have reached my learning goals and objectives. My recommendations: If…

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Operating theater in PUMCH

Operating theaters in PUMCH is huge. There is one surgical building which consists of three floors as operating theaters. Forty-eight operating rooms are included in the surgical building, in which eight operating rooms are for emergency operations. Eighteen operating rooms are in the internal medicine department. There are approximately 160 to 240 operations done here…

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Weather and Fun in April

It is warm, sunny and beautiful in BeiJing at this moment. However, it is crowded, too crowded! The human jam is everywhere and it is driving me nuts! Here are some pictures from daily fun inBeijing. Human Jam in BeiJing! Food In Beijing.    Crazy snacks in BeiJing. WangFuJing street! Alcohol in the grocery store….

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Intensive Care Unit, Day 1

Intensive care unit in Peking Union Medical College Hospital is divided into internal medicine ICU and surgical ICU. In addition, Surgical ICU consists of ward one, two and three. I will be continuing my clinical training at surgical ward two for the following four weeks. Surgical ICU ward two consists of 18 patients’ beds, it is…

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Know more about BeiJing, China

When you are doing your clinical training in BeiJing, please don’t forget to have FUN, ENJOY the authentic Chinese food(HOT POT, PEKING DUCK), and explore Chinese culture. BeiJing is one of the four ancient cities of China, which was established over 3000 years ago. BeiJing is one of the unique city with population of 21…

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