UPDATE : Monday, February 19, 2018
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
365mc, Microsoft Korea to create liposuction AI system
365mc Networks has signed a contract with Microsoft Korea한국마이크로소프트 for the ...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-03 14:54
Korea’s hospital information system exported to US
A consortium of Seoul National University Bundang Hospital분당서울대병원 (SNUBH), ...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-03 11:59
Will Inha University Hospital’s challenge succeed?
A year has passed since some hospitals ran pilot programs of the hospitalis...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-08-02 14:30
Hospitals to introduce ‘15-minute consultation’ program
Korean patients visiting large university hospitals used to wait for three ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-01 16:53
Myongji’s challenge continues: Smart ICU, upgraded VIP rooms
Myongji Hospital, which has emerged as the “icon of medical innovation,” is...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2017-07-31 16:45
PNUH introduces 1st ‘voice keyboard’ in Korea
Pusan National University Hospital (PNUH) has introduced “voice keyboard,” ...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-31 11:31
Asia-Pacific public health conference in August
Yonsei University and the Asia-Pacific Public Health Association will joint...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-26 11:11
‘Good medical facilities, staffs key to cope with new infectious diseases’
To cope with new infectious diseases properly, Korea needs to have high-lev...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-07-25 17:13
KOFIH, SNU to enhance Ethiopia’s heart surgery capabilities
Korea Foundation for International Healthcare (KOFIH) has teamed up with Se...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-24 15:37
Dementia prevalence among elderly rise 20 times in 10 years
Dementia prevalence rate has been rising steeply to affect one out of four ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-21 15:47
Urology clinics change name to improve public perception
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said Friday it is changing the Korean na...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-20 15:35
Doctors, nurses must undergo tuberculosis screening to work
Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said Wednesday newl...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-20 15:02
2 universities designated as pathogen resource banks
Korea Center for Disease Prevention and Control said Monday it had begun to...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-18 13:08
Patients to make direct evaluations of hospitals
Korean patients, like their American and British counterparts, will directl...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-13 16:48
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