China's military will send 1,400 medics to Huoshenshan hospital

Source:China Daily Editor:Chen Zhuo 2020-02-02 13:46:25

Huoshenshan Hospital takes shape in Wuhan, Hubei province, on Jan 30, 2020. [Photo/for China Daily]

Approved by President Xi Jinping, China's military will dispatch 1,400 medical workers to the newly-built Huoshenshan hospital specialized in treating novel coronavirus patients in Wuhan.

Huoshenshan has been formally delivered to military medics after eight days of speedy construction.

A staff member tests the remote diagnosis system, the first such system at the Huoshenshan hospital, in Wuhan, capital of Central China's Hubei province, Jan 31, 2020. [Photo/Provided to]