UK digital health demonstration centre opens in China


The “Healthcare is GREAT” UK digital health demonstration centre opened at Ningbo Number 2 Hospital, Zhejiang Province in June.

It is a ground-breaking initiative as part of collaboration between the UK and Zhejiang governments.

The centre demonstrates the UK’s expertise in digital healthcare, bringing world-leading British companies together under one roof.

150 guests attended the opening including the Vice Governor of Zhejiang, senior officials from health bureaux in Zhejiang and Chinese companies.

For the next 9 months, the demonstration centre will showcase digital health technologies from leading UK companies. It will allow visitors to observe, learn and interact with the participating British companies and their products and services.

Services being demonstrated include:

  • video-based telemedicine
  • telehealth
  • self-care online platforms for long-term conditions, including dementia diagnosis
  • electronic records
  • medicines management
  • big data analytics
  • patient satisfaction analytics

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