Overview

Hallym University Medical Center (HUMC), one of the largest medical institutions in Korea, consists of six general hospitals: Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital; Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital; Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital;Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital; Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital; and Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital. HUMC operates approximately 4,000 patient-beds at its hospitals and 6,000 employees including 600 medical professors have been dedicating themselves to pursuing the highest quality medical care under the founding principles, 쁔o Become a Cornerstone for Public Health Care, To Practice Medical Services of Love and Equality, and To Pursue the Happiness of All Mankind.

Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital

To meet the growing needs of customers in the rapidly changing medical environment, Hallym presented a slogan 쁌ighty Hallym for a change and innovation in 2002. Since then it has been striving to make its hospitals specialized medical institutions which would provide a more customized service for patients.

Hallym셲 affiliated hospitals are creating a great synergy through an integrated medical information system, while some of specialized centers enjoy a global reputation: The Clinical Neuroscience Center and The Breast and Endocrine Cancer Center at Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital; The Robotic Surgery Center and The Women Center at Hallym University Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital; The Cardiovascular Center and The Spine Center at Hallym University Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital; The Burn Center at Hallym University Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital; The Bone & Joint Center and The Digestive Disease Center at Hallym University Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital; and The Head & Neck Cancer Center and The Transplantation Center at Hallym University Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital.

As for Hallym셲 international collaborations, it has established a global partnership with world-renowned universities such as Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Weill Cornell Medical College, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, and George Washington University Medical Center in the U.S., Uppsala University in Sweden, the University of Oulu in Finland, University of Padova in Italy, Nagasaki University, Nagoya City University, Tokai University and Kyoto Prefectural University in Japan, Jilin University in China. Moreover, Hallym has been actively participating in the government셲 Official Development Assistance (ODA) projects as a Project Management Consultant (PMC) by delivering its advanced medical knowledge and skills to developing countries.

Since its opening in 1971, Hallym has endeavored to implement corporate social responsibility (CSR) by providing social welfare services through the management of the Shinlim Welfare Center, the Yongdungpo Senior Welfare Center, the Chuncheon Hallym Youth Welfare Center, the Hallym Burn Foundation and the Gangdong Dementia Center.

To create and share a healthy and happy society, Hallym University Medical Center, under its vision 쁌oving on to Be a Mighty Global Player with Unmatched Expertise through Medical Excellence, strives to become one of the world셲 top medical