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Hospitals Seeing Decline in Number of Pediatricians

Hospitals Seeing Decline in Number of Pediatricians

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Pediatrics, one of the most essential fields in the healthcare industry, is struggling from unpopularity as increasing numbers of medical residents are more inclined to join other fields. Seoul’s ‘Big 5’ hospitals — Catholic Medical Center, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul National University Hospital, Asan Medical Center and Severance Hospital [...]

Staff at University Hospitals Get Off Easy on Sexual Misconduct, Assault Crimes

Staff at University Hospitals Get Off Easy on Sexual Misconduct, Assault Crimes

SEOUL, Nov. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Since 2014, approximately 300 professors and physicians completing residencies at national university hospitals have been caught committing crimes of sexual misconduct and assault. In troubling news, most perpetrators were found to have faced disciplinary measures that amounted to little more than a slap on the wrist. According to Kim [...]