(Photo :Si-Yeong Park, head of Inje University, Ilsan Paik Hospital)
Inje University Ilsan Paik Hospital participated in 'Korea International Medical Tourism Convention 2012'(KIMTC 2012) to promote the Korean Medical Tourism.
They have may kinds of cutting edge medical devices and centers such as 'MSCT of 320 channels', 'Radiation Treatment Device' 'CLINAC iX', 'Fusion PET-CT (Integrating PET and CT)' minimized invasive endoscope surgery center and others.
Above all, they are managing a hospital in Bagram, Afghanistan and they have being volunteered medical service for foreign patients.
Above this, they have high regional accessibility from Incheon International Airport and Gimpo Airport within 40 minutes.
Bang-yu Joo, a section chief said "Paik Hospital has being treated many foreigners, we are managing hospital in Gaesung Industrial Complex calling as blind spot of medical treatment" and "Based on our experiences, we are attracting foreign patients in earnest from this year".
Meanwhile, 'Korea International Medical Tourism Convention 2012' which is organized by 'Korea Tourism Organization', 'KINTEX' and 'Financial News' and supported by 'Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism' and 'Ministry of Health & Welfare' is going to be a representative marketing platform to activate Korea domestic Medical Tourism Industry.
'Korea International Medical Tourism Convention 2012' is supported by GyeongGi-Do, Goyang-si, Korea Health Industry Development Institute and Gyeonggi Tourism Organization from various angles.Also visitors can experience differentiated medical services and see competitiveness of Korean Medical Tourism by competitive participating companies from wild area including General Hospital, specialized Hospital,U-Healthcare, Beauty care, Wellness and others.
Above this, varied conferences are run based on 'KOREAN Medical Wave 4.0' so that people can think about the direction of future of Medical Tourism. Pre-registration or group registration is available on the official homepage: www.hospitalshow.co.kr.