Newly built Leishenshan Hospital in Wuhan to accept first batch of novel coronavirus pneumonia patients
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Leishenshan Hospital, which was built to treat infected patients with the novel coronavirus pneumonia (NCP) in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, was about to open and start accepting first batch of patients from Saturday.

The hospital, with a capacity of 32 inpatient areas and 1,500 beds, is a makeshift facility to treat patients diagnosed with NCP.