David Dayton of Silk Road International has a fascinating, though disquieting post, entitled, Another Trip to the Healthy Department. Dayton’s father was a doctor and Dayton tells us (in vivid detail) why he thinks it better to never ever ever go to a hospital in China, which hospitals he describes (based on a far amount of international experience) as the worst he has ever seen.
For what it is worth, I have been to hospitals in Yantai, China, in Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia, in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, Izmir, Turkey, and just about EVERY emergency room in Seattle, Washington and I would rank them in the following order of best to worst, in terms of cleanliness:
But what do I know? My father was an English professor.
Would love to hear your China/international hospital stories…..