West Anhui Health Vocational College
West Anhui Health Vocational College
Introduction to West Anhui Health Vocational College
West Anhui Health Vocational College (皖西卫生职业学院, website) is a public full-time ordinary higher vocational college approved by the Anhui Provincial People’s Government and filed by the Ministry of Education. Its predecessor was the first batch of national key full-time secondary professional schools established in 1958-Anhui Province Lu’an Health School. The college is located in the beautiful city of Lu’an, with beautiful scenery. This is a well-known old revolutionary area in the country, an important source of the Chinese revolution, an important birthplace of the People’s Army, and enjoys the reputation of “the cradle of the Red Army, the hometown of generals.”
West Anhui Health Vocational College has achieved outstanding results. It has been identified by the Ministry of Health as one of the six education reform liaison schools in the country. The Ministry has identified it as a nursing training base supported by the central government, and has been identified as a funding school for community nursing backbone training projects by the Ministry of Health and the Hong Kong China Foundation. At the same time, Anhui Rural Doctor Training Center, Lu’an General Medical Training Center, Lu’an City Community Nurse Training Base, Lu’an City Health Professional and Technical Staff Continuing Education Base and Practitioner’s Clinical Practice Skill Examination Base, etc. are all located in China hospital.
The college covers an area of 568 acres, including 304 acres of the first phase. The existing school building has a building area of nearly 120,000 square meters and a total value of more than 58 million yuan in teaching equipment. It has 92 basic and professional experimental training rooms and an experimental training area of nearly 20,000 square meters. ; Establish six training centers (bases) including nursing, rehabilitation treatment technology, pharmacy, medical examination, medical cosmetology technology, and Chinese medicine garden training base. The library has more than 530,000 volumes of paper books and 2000GB of electronic books.
West Anhui Health Vocational College currently has 324 faculty members (among them, there are 9 teachers with high professional titles, 100 people with deputy or higher qualifications, 2 provincial professional leaders, 2 provincial teaching teachers, and 3 provincial rookies. There are 16 professional leaders or directors at the college level and 8 academic leaders.), More than 300 external part-time teachers, 2 newly-associated associate professors, including 1 doctor. The college implements two-level management at the college and department level, and has “four departments, three departments, two centers, one affiliated hospital, and one branch campus”, namely the nursing department, clinical department, pharmacy department, medical technology department, public department, basic department, ideological and political department, and map. Cultural Information Center and Experimental Training Center. Provides nursing (including Chinese and Korean nursing), midwifery, health management, clinical medicine, pharmacy, rehabilitation technology, medical testing technology, elderly service and management, medical cosmetology technology, medical imaging technology, statistics and accounting, drug management and 18 majors including management, pharmaceutical production technology, drug quality and safety, traditional Chinese medicine, traditional Chinese medicine health care, food nutrition and testing, cosmetics operation and management, covering medical and health, food and drug and food, finance and commerce, public management and service, etc. University disciplines. Nursing, pharmacy, and rehabilitation technology majors are provincial specialties; nursing and rehabilitation technology majors are the central financial support training base construction major and the provincial comprehensive training base construction major. The college now has a third-level general affiliated hospital (Liu’an Second People’s Hospital) with a total of 1,500 beds. There are currently 103 practice teaching hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and other internship units, and the graduate employment rate has been above 98% for three consecutive years. Since the establishment of the school, tens of thousands of health professionals have been sent to the country.
West Anhui Health Vocational College is promoting the construction of an internal quality assurance system to further improve the quality of teaching. In 2018, the nursing teachers of our hospital won the second prize again in the teaching ability competition of the national vocational colleges, which is the only award won by Anhui medical vocational colleges; teachers of the nursing, pharmacy, public and ideological and political departments are participating The colleges have won 1 provincial first prize, 3 second prizes and 4 third prizes in various college teaching ability competitions and speaking competitions. At the summary and work promotion meeting of the province’s college subject skills competition in 2018, the Provincial Department of Education notified that from 2016 to 2018, students from our college won 2nd and 3rd prizes in the National Vocational College Skills Competition (Class A). There are 3 awards. This achievement ranks first in the province’s medical and health vocational colleges, and it ranks 24th in 74 higher vocational colleges. In 2019, Xinxin Yun, a 17-year-old Chinese medicine student from our college, won the first prize of the national competition in the National Vocational Skills Competition (Class A) Chinese Traditional Medicine Skills Competition. The only institution that has won the first prize of the national competition. At the same time, the nursing major won 1 third prize in the national competition of nursing skills; 1 first prize, 9 second prizes, and 15 third prizes in provincial competitions. In addition, he won 1 provincial first prize in the counselor competence competition, and won 3 silver and 4 bronze awards in the 5th Internet + College Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition in the province.
In recent years, the college has undertaken 53 provincial quality projects, won 8 provincial education and teaching achievement awards, 4 provincial excellent resource sharing courses, undertaken 29 provincial natural science research projects, and 17 humanities and social science research projects. The Ministry of Education has 7 innovation projects and 14 tasks. Teachers are responsible for editing 136 textbooks by chief editors, deputy editors, and editors, and published nearly 400 academic papers, including 9 SCI articles.
West Anhui Health Vocational College actively carries out teaching reforms, foreign cooperation and exchanges. In recent years, the medical imaging technology major has implemented a “1 + 1 + 1” work-study dual-subject teaching and training model; the nursing and midwifery majors have actively cooperated with the Taiwanese enterprise Nanjing Mingji Hospital and the Jinan District Maternal and Child Health Hospital to develop dual-subject Teaching and training mode; Pharmacy major has launched a production-education integration and collaborative education model; medical beauty technology major has launched a school-enterprise intensive education model. Many majors have achieved the goal of “internship is employment”, showing the vitality and characteristics of the profession. The college is also actively preparing for the implementation of the township medical training plan to train primary-level health technical talents who “can go, stay, and do well” for this city.
West Anhui Health Vocational College also reached cooperation agreements with South Korea ’s Suncheon Township University, Taiwan ’s Minhui Medical Management College, and Hong Kong Chengmei Group to conduct teacher exchanges and student assignments from time to time. In 2019, our college’s enrollment in junior colleges has exceeded 3,700, and five-year vocational enrollment has 700, and the total number of students in the school has exceeded 10,000.