Concord Medical receives approval to build Shanghai Concord Cancer Hospital Concord Medical Services announced the company will establish Shanghai Concord Cancer Hospital in Shanghai New Hongqiao International Medical Center. Shanghai Concord plans to open 400 beds and adapts the domestic and internationally advanced therapeutic methods, medical process and management system. It plans to install the most advanced cancer diagnosis and treatment equipment and multidiscipline system. When completed, the hospital will become a leading cancer hospital in China and Asia. So far, the company has received the relevant government approval for the establishment of Shanghai Concord. The company is in the process of finalizing the design and other pre-construction work. The construction is scheduled to start in the first half of 2015. The total construction period will be three years.