UPDATE : Monday, May 25, 2020
Physicians hit street to demand special law for medical accidents
About 400 physicians protested against a court ruling, holding pickets that...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-07-22 18:27
Korean visit hospitals most frequently in OECD despite fewest physicians
Korea showed mixed results in the 2019 Organization for Economic Cooperatio...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-07-22 17:36
Migrant worker group lashes mandatory health insurance subscription for foreigners
Foreigners who stay longer than six months in Korea will have to subscribe ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-07-18 17:46
Government employee stages one-person protest against own ministry
Kang Yoon-hee has been working as a committee member of the Clinical Trial ...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-07-18 17:07
Ministry extends data submission for cell therapy CureSkin
The drug regulator said it has granted S.Biomedics to extend the submission...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-07-15 14:35
Government faces uphill battle to look into Medytox over illicit drug
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it would conduct a comprehensive ...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-07-15 13:58
Ministry to request investigation into Meditoxin approval process
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety denied a suspicion that the ministry p...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-07-12 16:29
‘State lung cancer screening will raise false positive diagnoses’
The government has decided to add lung cancer to the state cancer screening...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-07-03 15:38
Multinationals face suspension of drug imports
The regulator ordered multinational pharmaceutical firms, including MSD Kor...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-07-01 14:12
Government to help cover costs for injuries from side effects
The government said it would help patients get compensation for diseases ca...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-06-28 12:30
Korea gives medical equipment to Uganda
The Korea Foundation of International Healthcare (KOFIH) said that it has d...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-27 17:48
False ads of ‘hair loss treatments’ got caught
Korea’s drug regulator said it has found many advertisements that either pr...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-06-27 16:42
Expat students exempted from mandatory health insurance enrollment, for now
The Ministry of Health and Welfare has decided to exempt foreign students f...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-26 15:32
KPBMA, KOTRA to support overseas expansion of pharmaceutical industry
The Korea Pharmaceutical and Bio-Pharma Manufacturers Association (KPBMA) a...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-24 11:34
Patients still suffer 100 days after regulator legalized medical marijuana
Wednesday marked the 100th day since Korea legalized the import of medical ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-20 14:40
Korea can benchmark Philadelphia’s rise as ‘Cellicon Valley’: experts
Anticipation for the Korean biohealth industry is growing amid multinationa...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-06-18 13:42
‘Moon administration to expand investment into healthcare, quality of life’
The Moon Jae-in government will enhance the social safety net, build a life...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-06-14 16:49
Physicians, industrialists split over WHO’s grouping of game into disease
The World Health Organization’s decision to put gaming disorder on the list...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-13 16:02
'Big data is overrated, vulnerable to contamination'
Big data, the key to medical technologies in the future, is being regarded ...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-06-10 16:15
State health insurance agency, WHO seeks cooperation
National Health Insurance Service (NHIS) President Kim Yong-ik held talks w...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-06-07 16:27
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