Recently, the reporter of "Daily Economic News" in the National Enterprise Credit Information Publicity System has inquired that Baidu Online Network Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. has seen the "medical device class II" and "selling the third category" in the business scope of Baidu Online Network Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. Medical device & rdquo; content. According to the Kaixinbao platform, the company changed its business scope on February 11 this year. In addition to the above two items, it also added the “Software Development” project.
The change in the above business scope information was interpreted by the outside world as Baidu will once again exert its efforts to lay out medical services. According to Baidu's response, this is to prepare for the public welfare product fundus screening camera, which was released at the Baidu World Congress last year.
On the morning of February 13, the reporter of "Daily Economic News" was on the website of the State Drug Administration and the website of the former Beijing Food and Drug Administration. The second and third types of medical device operation and production records of Baidu were also inquired. No relevant information.
Baidu has been in the medical field for many years but the progress has not been smooth. In 2015, Baidu released the online medical service platform “Baidu Doctor”, which is aimed at both patients and doctors, and is mainly for doctors and patients. However, in March 2017, "Baidu doctor" was closed due to Baidu's business adjustment.
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