Minister of Health and Welfare Park Neung-hoo Thursday urged doctors across the country not to go on strike while the coronavirus rages, stressing the government would pay closer attention to their complaints about the proposed medical reforms.
Exports of medical products, such as medicine, medical devices and cosmetics, increased by nearly 27 percent during the first half of this year.
Korea will increase the admissions quota at medical schools by 4,000 students over the next decade and establish a new public medical school, the government and ruling party announced Thursday.
Despite the school's small size, CHA University is well positioned to adapt to emerging medical disciplines while offering its students a unique selection of majors, says its president, Lee Hoon-gyu.
Twenty years ago, it was nearly impossible to spot a young person with a tattoo in public in Korea. Nowadays, however, just step onto the subway or people-watch in a coffee shop and you'll see lettering, patterns, dragons, roses and tigers, among...
Medical professionals at the Seoul Medical Center head back to work after receiving gift boxes full of food on Tuesday. The Seoul Bus Association sent boxes of food bought from traditional markets to thank medical professionals working ...
The National Assembly has sent back a ruling party lawmaker’s application for a medical leave to restore his mental health, as the law governing the legislature has no clause to allow such time off.
A group of 91 medical students at Inha University is facing disciplinary action for organized cheating on exams held online amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Korea was scheduled to send additional rotational peacekeeping troops to South Sudan on Monday, along with medical supplies to help the African country handle the new coronavirus, the defense ministry said.
At least four nurses at Samsung Medical Center (SMC) in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, have contracted the coronavirus, health officials announced Tuesday, raising worries of a cluster at one of Korea’s largest hospitals.