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Doctor Devoted to Enhancing S. Korea’s Emergency Medical Service Mourned by Colleagues

Doctor Devoted to Enhancing S. Korea’s Emergency Medical Service Mourned by Colleagues

SEOUL, Feb. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s medical community on Thursday mourned the sudden death of a doctor who spent his life enhancing the country’s emergency medical services. The Korean Society of Emergency Medicine issued a statement earlier in the day expressing great shock and sadness at the passing of Yoon Han-deok, the head [...]

Vitals Analysis of Doctor Reviews Shows Customer Service Trumps Medical Expertise

Vitals Analysis of Doctor Reviews Shows Customer Service Trumps Medical Expertise

LYNDHURST, N.J., Jun. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — The practice of medicine requires extensive training and relies on hard science. And yet, the attributes valued most by patients when rating and reviewing their doctors are more often those softer measures not taught in medical school. The Vitals Index analyzed 1,000 recent reviews of doctors by their [...]