(영문)KUMC뉴스_고려대의료원 몽골IMC국제병원 MOU체결
Korea University Medical Center has signed Memorandom of Understanding with Mongolia International Medical Center, so called IMC, for mutual cooperation in fields of research, medical treatment, and education, necessary for foundation and operation of the hospital.
Currently in construction with the objective of opening in March 2013 for the size of 4 ground floors and 1 underground floor and 92 beds, 'Mongolia IMC’ is set to be recorded as the first 'international private general hospital' in Mongolia, and is expected to greatly contribute to attract patients in Mongolia under circumstances where abroad trips for medical treatments to China and Russia are rapidly increasing due to poor medical facilities and standards in Mongolia.
Korea University Medical Center plans to deliver education for medical staff of Mongolia IMC until the opening in next March, and moreover, a practice support group of 10 or so persons including clinical professors will be deployed to transfer advanced medical technologies under stationed on-duty system and execute various cooperation programs including doctor training.
Rin Kim, the president of Korea University Medical Center, said "as the know-how's for hospital operation and clinical level of Korea University Medical Center receive high praises from overseas, it is necessary to refrain from just attracting foreign patients, but rather export the medical system of Korea to overseas for a forward-looking changeover in recognition through which profit creation for Korea University Medical Center and national prestige can be promoted" and "the cooperation with Mongolia IMC in promotion at this time is an actual foreign hospital advancement case where medical staff of Korea University Medical Center along with nurses and administrative staff will be deployed and stationed, which is thought to be very significant."