UPDATE : Friday, July 19, 2019
MOHW selects 13 projects as medical techs representing regions
The Ministry of Health and Welfare has selected sports medicine as the medi...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-03-28 18:52
Seoul may suspend insurance payment for some Novartis products
Novartis Korea may have to sell some of its medicines without insurance cov...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-03-24 18:30
Government urged to depart from 'disease-oriented' psychiatric R&D investment 
Although the Korean government has expanded investment into the research an...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-03-21 16:19
Elderly with panic disorder increase 3.4 times in 5 years
The number of Koreans suffering from “panic disorder” – an anxiety di...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-03-20 17:39
World's 1st vaccination guideline issued to prevent cervical cancer
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) said Friday it has come up...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-03-18 05:00
Korea ready to help Saudi Arabia's health reform
Minister of Health and Welfare Chung Chin-youb said Tuesday Korea is willin...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-03-08 09:56
Medical concentration in Seoul hardly eases
More than half of Korean doctors are in Seoul and neighboring Gyeonggi Prov...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-03-07 11:29
HIRA mulls penalizing drug makers suspected of illegal lobbying
Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service (HIRA) has expressed regrets...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-03-07 09:11
Korean health insurance system takes root in ME
Korea has exported its health insurance system to Bahrain, becoming the fir...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2017-03-06 06:00
Intentional or accidental?
On Monday, the Ministry of Health and Welfare issued a press release, boast...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-02-28 16:48
Korea set to raise self-reliance of vaccines
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said Monday that it would raise the se...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-02-28 11:58
Government, hospitals agree on overseas disaster relief squad
The Ministry of Health and Welfare signed an agreement with eight hospitals...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-02-23 08:28
Commission for luring foreign patients limited to 30% of medical cost
The government will disallow hospitals to pay commission to agents who attr...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-02-22 06:30
Foreign Nurses, Ways to Work in Korea
Foreign nurses can work in Korea after taking the nurse license. But foreig...
by Kim Young-ju  |  2017-02-20 15:41
Combining Health Insurance Big Data to AI
NHIS (National Health Insurance Service) will develop a model to predict di...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-02-16 09:07
Ways to Get Government Support for Pharmaceuticals to Enter Foreign Countries?
The Korea government unveils various supportive measures to help domestic p...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-02-15 14:25
Medical Tourism Agencies Operate without Insurance, KHIDI Criticism Abounds
The Korean Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) is under scrutiny ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-02-07 08:26
Lax Standards and Evaluation Methods Found in Korea’s Medical Tourism Industry
The Ministry of Health and Welfare’s efforts to attract foreign patients fa...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-02-06 12:19
The US President Trump, Is He Favorable or Unfavorable to the Korean Pharmaceutical Industry?
The Korean pharmaceutical industry is keeping their eyes and ears on the US...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-02-03 10:15
How Do Foreign Doctors Get a Korean Medical License?
Foreign doctors can treat patients in Korea if they have a Korean medical l...
by Kim Young-ju  |  2017-02-02 12:11
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