Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital provides high quality medical services to patients at its 29 departments, specialized centers and clinics operated by 700 employees including 76 full-time faculty members, 87 residents, and 318 nurses. The 500-bed hospital has up-to-date premier medical equipment and facilities such as OCS, EMR, and PACS.
Some of its specialized centers enjoying national reputation: cardiovascular, spine, liver, stroke, apriority, and pain clinics. It is also known for its minimal invasive treatment for digestive diseases, spine disorders and joint disorders is one of the hospital’s global strengths. The apriority trouble clinic is ranked the best in the nation in analyzing organic-acid metabolic disorders. The pain clinic has introduced new therapies including micro compression, and splanchnicectomy for first time in the nation. As we are facing aging society, the hospital has been focusing on a new medical care model using kinesitherapy to enhance medical competence against geriatric diseases.
The emergency center of the hospital was designated as a specialized center for emergency patients by the Ministry for Health, Welfare and Family Affairs in 2008. The center has established a special treatment system for severe trauma and cardiology diseases, offering 24-hour specialized care. By shortening a delivery and treatment time of emergency patients with myocardial infarction or trauma, the facility is reducing mortality, disability rates.