|▲ Director Sungmin Park|
As we live longer, we also want to live healthier. It might be arguable but South Korea seems to have improved much in terms of wealth but still not sure whether the quality of life has equally improved. It is reported that people in their 20s and 30s are exposed to various diseases due to overwork and stress as their earnings increase.
Alarmed by this prolonged fatigue and stress, the national physical examination rate soared to 68% in 2017 from 48% in 2008. In other words, people’s awareness on importance of ‘preventive medicine’ is increasing rapidly. Reading the market demand in speed, more medical centers also are offering comprehensive medical check-up services.
Differentiation comes from attention to detail
Opened in 2017 in Songpa District, Seoul, Daon Health Care Center is specialized in health check-up. The 6,611 square meter space is equipped with cutting edge medical devices and it boasts the largest scale in South Korea as a health check-up hospital.
Health check-up, or general medical examination, is a common form of preventive medicine involving visits to the hospitals or medical centers on a regular basis generally yearly or less frequently in order to find any possible or hidden diseases in earlier stage.
What makes Daon Health Care Center stand out among similar health check-up providers is at its inviting and relaxing ambience, natural flow of mobility, cutting edge medical devices and above all the highly experienced doctors and specialists which all provided in its convenient all-in-one proceeding and management system; the separated operation of the male zone and the female zone in particular is receiving highly agreeable in terms of privacy of patients (MRI and CT is used by both men and women); and Daon Health Care Center also offers customized skin and dental services alongside the check-up and provides a bowl of wellbeing porridge after the check-up.
Location and leisure brings a new level of check-up experience
Songpa District in Seoul conveniently connects to Seongnam City and Hanam City; Songpa IC, Jangji station of Line 8, Wirye Sinsa Line (scheduled), SRT, Dongbu Expressway and Songpa-daero are all nearby Daon Health Care Center. What makes you wow, however, is that the in-house waterpark, cinema, hotel and kids park makes your health check-up even more fun and convenient as you can enjoy shopping and leisure activities in one place.
Tech-wise, the Daon Health Care Center’s innovative SMART System automatically saves the check-up information through RFID recognition system which provided to patients with an electric tag worn on the wrist. Also, the Smart Web Service lets the patients conveniently check their reservations and results on desktop, tablet and smartphone.
Serving 350 companies and organizations
90% of patients using the tech-driven health check-up of Daon Health Care Center are from companies and organizations. As a health check-up specialized medical center, Daon Health Care Center offers more check-up services than university hospitals. For those who are in need of hospitalization, Daon Health Care Center connects them to 15 university hospitals including Seoul National University Hospital, Asan Medical Center and Severance Hospital Gangnam, according to each specialized area.
Thanks to these down-to-earth check-up system and networking, 300 companies and organizations received excellent health check-up of Daon Health Care Center last year alone. Encouraged by this, the center is predicting around 350 client groups by the end of this year with more diversified check-up packages such as parent packages and bride and broom packages.
As for the future plan, Sungmin Park, the director of Daon Health Care Center, is ambitious to open a branch in the north of the Han River within 5 years so that the people in the north side of the capital can also receive excellent health check-up system of Daon Health Care Center.
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