(1)Yonsei Cancer Hospital
A small university hospital in Severance Hospital … New paradigm of cancer treatment
Korea’s Best Cancer Hospital, located within the Severance Hospital, 13 Cancer Centers Operated, Consultation available with Cancer Patients, Introduction of Intensive Care Unit, Intractable Cancer Treatment for Lung Cancer, Liver Cancer and Pancreatic Cancer, 225 Overseas Physicians in 47 Countries. In 2016, there were 6,233 overseas patients from 40 countries including the United States, Russia, and China.
Yonsei Cancer Hospital has grown to the size of a single university hospital in 3 years after opening in 2016 with medical revenues approaching 400 billion won. The average number of outpatients from January to March 2017 is 2017, and the average number of surgeries per day was 58, showing a 25% and 52% increase from 2014 respectively. This result shows that Yonsei Cancer Hospital, which has grown into one of the best cancer hospitals in the country is the result of the medical treatment of the other cancer hospitals in Severance Hospital.
Yonsei Cancer Hospital ‘s remarkable quantitative growth is due to system improvement and service improvement. 13 new cancer centers with enhanced treatment expertise, 5 specialized centers from cancer prevention to post-treatment management, and ‘Best Team’ treatment for multidisciplinary treatments. They are also implementing a ‘3 low 3 high’ policy that lowers pain, latency, anxiety, and greatly increases the best medical staff, state-of-the-art equipment, accurate, friendly explanations, and new patient experiences. In 2016, JCI certification ratings were maintained, and the NCSI (National Customer Satisfaction Index) ranked the hospital No. 1 for 6 consecutive years.
The growth of Yonsei Cancer Hospital also appears in the overseas sector. Kazakhstan, Russia, the United Arab Emirates, China, the United States, including 40 countries visited, there were 6,233 overseas patients in 2016, and 225 overseas doctors from 47 countries were trained to experience advanced medical technology and systems at Yonsei Cancer Hospital, and the location of Global Yonsei Cancer Hospital.