Mediplex Sejong Hospital obtained medical institution accreditation for the first time since its foundation.
The medical institution accreditation system is operated by the Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare to provide high quality medical services to medical consumers by encouraging voluntary and continuous efforts to guarantee patient safety and improve the quality of medical care. It grants a ‘certification mark’ that is valid for four years to medical institutions meeting strict accreditation criteria. Mediplex Sejong Hospital was assessed and reviewed for 549 items including 60 mandatory items.
Our hospital received excellent scores in overall medical services such as establishment of infection control system, accurate identification of patients, practice of hand hygiene to prevent fall and infection, improvement activities and facility environment to prevent safety accidents, and medical treatment process. We will maintain the qualification as ‘accredited medical institution’ for the next 4 years.
Mediplex Sejong Hospital will do our best to become a safe and trustworthy hospital recognized not only in Korea but around the world by following basics and rules.
※ Validity period for medical institution accreditation: 2018. 11. 2 - 2022. 11. 1