News About: Med. Insurance


Application of the health insurance coverage on teeth scaling made a huge increase in dental patients

After expansion of the health insurance coverage onteeth scaling, it is shown that the number of visits of patients with periodontal diseases to dental clinics have suddenly increased. The National Health Insurance S...

EPC will Resist until the Telemedicine Demo Project is terminated

‘Emergency Planning Committee for Medical Service Normalization of Korean Medical Association (hereinafter referring to EPC)’ completed production of promotional materials to help the members of Korean Medical Associa...

The case payment for outpatient hemodialysis adjusted from 136,000 won to 146,120 won

Based on the amendment of 'Standard of medical fee and general standards (Notice)', the case payment for outpatient hemodialysis adjusted from 136,000 won to 146,120 won. In addition, as a legal basis about the monet...

Concerns growing over profit-seeking hospitals plan

The government is moving closer toward allowing the establishment of profit-seeking hospitals here in a bid to improve the quality of medical services and strengthen the overall competitiveness of the domestic medical...

Government to expand health insurance coverage for rheumatoid arthritis

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis, who are found to be positive in serum test, will benefit from more health insurance coverage from this month, according to the Ministry of Heath, Welfare and Family Affairs. Acco...

High-priced 693 items to be re-evaluated in 2009

The Korea Insurance Review and Assessment Service announced on December 23 that it will re-evaluate the economic effectiveness of expensive 693 drugs (583 ingredients) in the first quarter of next year, down 77 items ...

Januvia get listed in health insurance

The national health insurance has covered Merck’s Januvia, a new treatment option for type 2 diabetes, from this month, according to the National Health Insurance Corporation. The insurance price of Januvia tablet is ...

Government to freeze health insurance premium

The Ministry for Health, Welfare and Family Affairs announced on November 27 that it decided to freeze the National Health Insurance premium for 2009 for the first time ever, despite expanded coverage as economic diff...

35 new drugs get listed for this year’s insurance coverage

The National Health Insurance Corporation (NHIC) announced on November 24 that of 59 new medicines being applied for an insurance-eligible list, 34 new medicines were successfully put on the positive list as of Octobe...

226 items to benefit from health insurance

The Ministry of Health, Welfare and Family Affairs announced on November 21 that 226 medicines including MSD’s Januvia will be eligible for health insurance from next month. The ministry also said that 26 items inc...

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