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Medicity Daegu

Introducing Medicity Daegu, a new ‘medical capital’ representing the nation’s leading medical technologies and services!

History

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2013- the present Description 2008- 2012 Description
2016.06 Daegu Medical Tourism Safety Insurance Contract signed (first of its kind in Korea) Nov 2012 Oriental Medicine Experience Center established
April 2016 Recognized as Korea’s Top Leading Brand (Medicity category, 2nd year in a row) Oct 2012 Daegu Medicity presented the Customer Satisfaction Brand Award (Grand Prize) by the Korea Economic Daily
April 2016 Establishment of the Medical Tourism Startup Incubation Center March 2012 Opening of the Daegu Medical Tourism Information Center
Jan 2016 Establishment of the Future Industries Headquarters,
Daegu Metropolitan City
Jan 2012 Establishment of the High-tech Medical Industry Bureau,
Daegu Metropolitan Government
July 2015 Selection of four leading medical institutions of Daegu Metropolitan City Nov 2011 Selection of 23 leading medical institutions of Daegu Metropolitan City (1st event)
April 2015 Recognized as Korea’s Top Leading Brand (Medicity category) July 2011 Enactment of ordinance by Daegu Metropolitan City to promote medical tourism
March 2015 Relocation of Daegu Medical Tourism Promotion Center (#501, 5F, Daegu Medi Center, 2033, Dalgubeol-daero) March 2011 Medical technology promotion project (KRW 150 million) created to attract foreign patients (skin treatment/transplants) conducted at 11 hospitals including Gyeongbuk National University
Oct 2014 Selection of 11 leading medical institutions of Daegu Metropolitan City (4th event) Jan 2011 Establishment of the Daegu Medical Tourism Development Council
May 2014 Completion of Meditel March 2010 Medical technology promotion project launched to attract Foreign patients (hair transplants, Gyeongbuk National University Hospital, KRW 1.5 billion)
April 2014 Daegu Medical Tourism Development Council renamed the Daegu Medical Tourism Promotion Center Aug 2009 Establishment of the National Medical Innovation Complex
April 2014 Completion of the Oriental Medicine Wellbeing Center July 2009 Yeungnam University Medical Center selected as the regional institution for the promotion of respiratory disease treatment (KRW 25 billion from central government)
March 2014 Leading medical technology promotion project launched to attract foreign patients (respiratory disease, Yeungnam University Medical Center, KRW 150  million) Oct 2008 “Medical Capital of Korea, Medicity, Daegu” declared
Jan 2014 Selection of 4 leading medical institutions of Daegu Metropolitan City (3rd event) May 2008 Suseong Medical District established within the Daegu-Gyeongbuk Free Economic Zone, and attraction of overseas medical institutions
Aug 2013 Selection of 8 leading medical institutions of Daegu Metropolitan City (2nd event) March 2008 Healthcare Industry Department created within the Daegu Metropolitan Government as the nation’s first government health industry department

Governance System

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Daegu Metropolitan City Medivalley Medical Tourism Healthcare Service
Future Industries Headquarters Future Industries Headquarters Daegu Medical Tourism Promotion Center Daegu Medical Tourism Council
Daegu Medical Tourism Council

Planning Committee

Medical Quality Improvement Committee

Medical Service Improvement Committee

Daegu Joint Institutional Review Board

Leading medical institutions (44) Daegu Medical Association, Daegu Dental Association, Daegu Association of Korean Medicine, Daegu Pharmaceutical Association, Daegu Nurses Association, Korean Hospital Association/Daegu-Gyeongbuk, six university hospitals, Korea Medical Devices Industry Association