A delegation from the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, SEHA, has visited the Republic of Korea and participated in Medical Korea 2019, an international healthcare conference organised by the Korea Health Industry Development Institute, KHIDI.
During the visit, the delegation met with Park Neung-hu, Minister of Health and Welfare of Korea, and discussed ways to enhance cooperation between the two parties by training UAE medical staff in Korean universities and hospitals.
The delegation also had the opportunity to meet with Abdullah Saif Ali Al Nuaimi, UAE Ambassador to South Korea, and members of the UAE Diplomatic Mission to further medical tourism by providing medical treatment for Emiratis and facilitating their arrival to Korea.
They also visited several distinguished hospitals in Korea including the Kyung Hee University Medical Centre, Seoul Hospital, Ansan Hospital, Severance Hospital and Anam Hospital to learn about the Korean experience in healthcare. They were also briefed on the latest technologies used in the healthcare sector, Korea’s experience in medical tourism, and customer care services.
Additionally, the SEHA delegation, invited by the Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare, also visited Emirati patients who are receiving treatment in Korean hospitals to show support and check in progress.