UPDATE : Friday, May 25, 2018
Medical costs soar at big 5 hospitals
The medical costs at five largest hospitals in Korea have soared 12.2 perce...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-08-30 17:03
AMC conducts 10,000 knife-free radiosurgery for brain disease
The Asan Medical Center's (AMC) Radiation Surgery Center performed knif...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-30 15:02
365mc marks sharp increase in foreign patients
365mc, Korea’s largest obesity clinic, has drastically increased their fore...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-08-24 18:14
4 ‘excellent’ hospitals selected for attracting foreign patients
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said Thursday it has designated four hos...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-24 15:32
Infections at intensive care units decrease in past decade
Infections related to medical treatment at intensive care units have declin...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-24 11:56
3D printing used to reconstruct jawbone for oral cancer patients
Samsung Medical Center (SMC) said Tuesday its research team has succeeded i...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-08-23 18:34
Gachon offers training program for foreign doctors
Gachon Medical Device Convergence Center offered a three-day medical traini...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-08-23 16:53
‘Hospital druggists are guardians protecting patients from medication error’
So many hospitals are offering multidisciplinary treatments that it has lon...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-08-22 15:09
Asan’s emergency center handles stroke patients quickly
Asan Medical Center (AMC) has drastically shortened the time required for a...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-16 16:39
‘Medical Hallyu’ lands in Middle East
Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) celebrated Sunday the third anniv...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-16 14:13
Nation needs 120,000 more nurses for ‘Moon-care’
The government has come under fire for announcing plans to strengthen healt...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-14 17:01
Hospitals develop customized services for patients
Domestic medical institutions are competing to develop customized services ...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-14 14:34
KCDC selects 1st special regional hospital for infectious diseases
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) has selected Ch...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-11 16:05
Uncovered cost accounts for 10% of public hospital expense
Medical bills not covered by insurance account for 10 percent of healthcare...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2017-08-09 17:55
Nurses’ working conditions remain little changed
Working conditions for Korean nurses have changed little from a decade ago,...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2017-08-09 17:39
NMC discriminates against provincial colleges in hiring nurses
National Medical Center (NMC) has been caught applying differential employm...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-08 17:48
Struggling healthcare workers join labor unions in droves
Korea Health and Medical Workers’ Union (KHMU) said Monday 11 new public, p...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-08 15:19
Screen doors at hospitals ‘kill two birds with one stone’
Screen doors at hospital wards, introduced to prevent the spread of infecti...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-08-04 17:58
Samsung Medical Center launches virtual reality app
Samsung Medical Center Cancer Ward삼성서울병원 암병원 has released “Healing U VR,” a...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-04 17:11
Agency raps low efficiency of research-oriented hospitals
The government’s project to promote research-oriented hospitals has turned ...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-08-04 15:55
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