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Nov 22, 2012, 04:34 ET UAE Soldiers, To Receive Treatment in South Korea $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI, President Ko, Kyung-Hwa) announced it had concluded the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA)...


Nov 06, 2012, 02:00 ET Korean Medical Technology Spreading Worldwide $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

 As foreign patients visiting South Korea have annually increased in recent years, they are looking for specialized medical institutions in...


Nov 05, 2012, 20:40 ET Foreign Doctors Come to South Korea for Training $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Foreign physicians are visiting South Korea to learn the Korean medical technologies first hand. There is also an increase in invitations for...


Sep 11, 2012, 10:00 ET U.S. Veterans Discover Korea's World-Class Health and Wellness Services $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

In commemoration of the 60th Korean War anniversary, war veterans Joseph C. Tirrell and Jason W. Bowling will finally make their long journey...


Jul 31, 2012, 22:54 ET Korean Medical Miracles Capture the World $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

SEOUL, South Korea, July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) announced that several foreign...


May 03, 2012, 21:06 ET South Korea's Standards in Accrediting Quality Healthcare is Becoming Global Standards $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

On April 25, 2012, the Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare (MoHW) announced Korea's very own standards in accrediting medical institutions have...


Apr 24, 2012, 00:22 ET Medical Korea, Opening New Prospects in the Global Healthcare Industry $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Ministry of Health and Welfare announced, "Medical Korea 2012 - The 3rd Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference", was held at the...


Mar 20, 2012, 09:00 ET Medical Korea Proves Global Competitiveness in Kidney Transplant $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Korean Government has announced that the second patient from Abu Dhabi received a complex kidney transplant successfully on February 1. The Abu...


Jan 10, 2012, 06:45 ET First Patient from Abu Dhabi Arrives in South Korea for Medical Treatment $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Ministry of Health and Welfare and Korea Health Industry Development Institute announced that the first patient referred from the Health...


Jan 04, 2012, 10:00 ET Medical Korea Offers 2011 Awards to Top Medical Tourism Service Providers (Institutions) $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The 2011 Medical Korea Awards ceremony was held in Seoul on Dec. 21 (Wed.), 2011. At the awards ceremony, 10 outstanding medical tourism service...


Jan 03, 2012, 10:00 ET Acid Attack Victim from Malaysia Restores Her Lost Face with Support of Medical Korea $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Ministry of Health and Welfare (Minister Rim Che-Min) and Korea Health Industry Development Institute (Ko Kyung-Hwa) announced that a...


Dec 22, 2011, 10:13 ET Medical Korea's Medical Policy Improvement Project for Foreign Patients $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Ministry of Health and Welfare (Minister Rim Chemin) and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (President Ko Kyung-hwa) launched a...


Dec 05, 2011, 10:00 ET South Korea Signs Accord with Abu Dhabi Health Authority on Hospital Service Agreement $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Ministry of Health and Welfare and The Korean Health Industry Development Institute announced that the Health Authority-Abu Dhabi and four...


Dec 02, 2011, 10:00 ET Medical Korea Concludes 'Korea Medical Charity Program' for 2011 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare(Minister Rim, Chemin) and Korea Health Industry Development Institute(President Ko, Kyung-hwa) announced...


Nov 10, 2011, 05:24 ET 2011 Korea's Medical Charity Program offers care for 31 int'l child patients $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare (Minister Rim, Che-min) and Korea Health Industry Development Institute (President Ko, Kyung-hwa) have...


Nov 01, 2011, 02:29 ET South Korea's Hospitals Step Up Going Global, Riding the 'Medical Hallyu' Wave $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

With a growing number of foreign patients visiting the medical facilities in South Korea, hospitals in South Korea with help of the government are...


Sep 08, 2011, 05:22 ET S. Korea's Medical Charity Program Bolsters Care for Int'l Child Patients $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The Ministry of Health and Welfare (Minister: Chin Soo-hee) and the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI, President: Ko Kyung-hwa)...


Jul 05, 2011, 10:00 ET UAE Health Officials to Visit South Korea to Discuss Strengthening Ties in Healthcare Sector $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare announced that groups of working-level representatives from the Ministry of Health UAE and Health...