LVC and Wenzhou Kangning Hospital reached a strategic investment cooperation
LVC and Chinese largest private mental health care hospital of Wenzhou Kangning Hospital Co., Ltd. announced a strategic investment cooperation, LVC will serve as an important strategic shareholder of Kangning hospital, together to improve Chinese mental health and mental health work.
In the process of urbanization, urban citizens are faced with fast pace of life and high-intensity work stress, mental as well as mental illness have become a very prominent global problem. The mental health of people all over the world has become as important as the physical health of the problem. In recent years, with the rapid progress of urbanization in China, mental health problems have become more and more prominent, depression and other mental illnesses have revealed the feature of high intellectualization, occurring at younger age and being universal.
According to a study in the weekly Lancet, the world's leading medical journal, about 173 million Chinese people have mental illness, of which 158 million have never received any professional treatment. The country has 16 million people with severe mental illness, while less than 120,000 hospitalized, treatment rate is very low. On the other hand, the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention statistics shows that every 8.3 million people on average receive treatment from a mental illness doctor and the figure is about 1/20 of the United States. The average density of psychiatric beds in China is 1.04 per 10,000 persons, much lower than the world average of 4.3 per 10,000 population.
In 1998, Mr. Guan Wei Li and Ms. Wang Lian Yue founded the Kangning Hospital, which is committed to providing the highest quality medical services for patients with mental and psychiatric disorders. After nearly 20 years of development, Kangning Hospital has become China's largest private mental health medical group, with 13 self-management hospitals, operating more than 3,000 total beds.
In 2011, Kangning Hospital was awarded the National Key Clinical Specialist (Mental Health) Project of the Ministry of Public Health. In 2012, it was awarded the qualification of "the top-class hospital" and is the only three grade A private mental health specialist hospital in China.
In March 2016, the Institute of psychiatry, co-founded by Kangning Hospital and Wenzhou Medical University, was established, aims at dealing with shortage of medical staff in domestic psychological and psychiatric field.
LVC Managing Director Xie Ronggang said, LVIC is a company focusing on long-term value investment and in-depth post-investment management & professional equity investment company, orientated for market of medical services which is in need of fulfillment for long-term demand and exploration of great potential for development. Mr. Guan Wei Li and Ms. Wang Lian Yue are very respected entrepreneurs, and after nearly 20 years of efforts, Kangning Hospital has been dedicated to the field of mental and mental health so as to establish a strong competitive advantage. The LVC is honored to be a strategic shareholder of Kangning Hospital and will work with the Kangning Hospital team to provide patients with mental and mental health care services of the highest quality in China and to work for the healthy and happy spiritual life of the Chinese people.