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Seoul City Launches Care Service for Discharged Patients with Mobility Difficulties

Seoul City Launches Care Service for Discharged Patients with Mobility Difficulties

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government has teamed up with twelve high-level general hospitals to launch customized care services including cleaning and food delivery for discharged patients with mobility difficulties, among others, elderly and disabled people. The city government announced on Wednesday that it will launch the “SOS Center Connect Service [...]

S. Korea Donates Medical Equipment to Korea-Mexico Friendship Hospital

S. Korea Donates Medical Equipment to Korea-Mexico Friendship Hospital

SEOUL, July 11 (Korea Bizwire) – The South Korean embassy in Mexico has donated three pieces of medical equipment valued at US$76,000 to the Korea-Mexico friendship hospital located in Mérida, capital of the Mexican state of Yucatan. The donation includes mobile ultrasonic diagnosis equipment, a mobile X-ray scanner and a video electroencephalogram (EEG) monitoring device. [...]

Seoul National University Hospital Succeeds in Scar-free Robotic Surgery for Liver Transplant Recipient

Seoul National University Hospital Succeeds in Scar-free Robotic Surgery for Liver Transplant Recipient

SEOUL, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul National University Hospital successfully completed a liver transplant procedure without leaving scars for both the organ donor and recipient using a robot and a laparoscope. The hospital announced on Tuesday that it had succeeded in excising the liver of a donor and transplanting it in a recipient using [...]

Piano Concert Held for Dying Father

Piano Concert Held for Dying Father

JEJU, April 12 (Korea Bizwire) — On a recent sunny spring day, the beautiful sound of piano resonated throughout the first floor lobby at Jeju National University Hospital in Jeju Island. The source of the music was pianist Lee Eun-hyung, 35, whose father, Lee Chang-hyo, 64, has been receiving chemotherapy at the hospital since 2017. Now, [...]

Plastic Surgery Clinic Enables Patients and Families to Check Operating Rooms in Real Time

Plastic Surgery Clinic Enables Patients and Families to Check Operating Rooms in Real Time

SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Amid ongoing controversy over the mandatory installation of surveillance cameras in hospital operating rooms to prevent medical malpractice, a local plastic surgery hospital is drawing attention as it has taken measures to enable real-time monitoring of surgical operations. BK Plastic Surgery Hospital in Seoul announced on Monday that it [...]