Shanghai United Imaging
The Shanghai United Imaging Medical Science and Technology Co is a provider of advanced research and solutions to medical informatization. Its headquarters are in Shanghai's Jiading district and its research and development centers are spread all over the world. Although rooted in China, the company has a global vision. It independently provides innovative medical treatment solutions and services to medical institutions covering diagnostic imaging and radiotherapy equipment, service training and medical treatment IT.
United Imaging was founded in 2011. It has seven product divisions, devoted to components (CO), computed tomography (CT), molecular imaging (MI), magnetic resonance (MR), radiotherapy (RT), healthcare software (HSW) and X-ray (XR). It has three research institutes in Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen committed to medical prospective technical research; a subsidiary corporation and radiotherapy R&D centers in Houston and San Francisco in the US; and a mobile health care R&D center in Wuhan, capital of Hubei province, China. United Imaging strives to outpace international technologies by insisting on independent research and development and carrying out prospective studies to break existing technological barriers to solve scientific problems.
United Imaging has assembled the most talented team in the industry. Company staff currently number 2,000, about 1,200 of whom, or 60 percent, are in the R&D team. The core strength of the research and development group comes from leading figures in the advanced medical service industry, overseas returnee specialists and scholars, and people with extensive working experience.
For more than four years, the company's 16 medical imaging devices and four software products, each with proprietary intellectual property rights, have been granted medical equipment registration certificates. The products have gained industrial recognition and customer confidence relying on superior quality and after-sales service. At present, they have been put into pilot clinical application in more than 70 domestic first-rate hospitals such as the Peoples Liberation Army General Hospital and the Shanghai Ruijin Hospital. Hundreds have been installed in 29 provinces and municipalities with sales revenue reaching one billion yuan ($152 million).
As a domestic enterprise, United Imaging views guarding compatriots’health as its primary social responsibility. It fundamentally improves medical treatment quality, decreases costs of outpatient visits and expands treatment range by providing medical institutions with high quality imaging and radiotherapy equipment and comprehensive solutions to medical treatment IT. The company has established a medical service training platform to construct basic-service teams and enhance care in a green and healthy environment. United Imaging is in continuous pursuit of innovation and breakthrough, and determined to become a world-class Chinese medical equipment company promoting sustainable health development and benefitting people domestically and abroad.