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For healthy everyday life of the people in 2019. 2019 MOHW Business Plans

  • Date : 2019-04-10
  • Hit : 89

2019 MOHW Business Plans(1/9)

For healthy everyday life of the people in 2019

Society for higher hopes
Welfare shared by everyone

2019 MOHW Business Plans

2019 MOHW Business Plans(2/9)

Four main goals of 2019 MOHW Business Plans

  1. Lower living and medical expenses and create more jobs
  2. Strengthen the government’s care responsibility
  3. Support healthy life of every citizen
  4. Innovate work process to allow the public to experience policy benefits

2019 MOHW Business Plans(3/9)

Lower living and medical expenses and create more jobs

  1. Lower living expenses among the vulnerable
    • Basic/disability pension to increase by up to KRW 300,000/month
    • Relaxed qualification for those responsible to support basic living security; introduction of self-support subsidies; expand eligibility for bank accounts for youth
  2. Lower medical expenses of households
    • National healthcare to cover emergency rooms, emergency tests at ICU, and hospital rooms for double and triple occupancy
    • Lower personal contribution to MRI·ultrasound test expenses
  3. More healthcare and welfare jobs
    • Increase jobs for nursery, care, leisure and social services, health and medicine
      ‘400,000 more jobs from 2018 to 2022

2019 MOHW Business Plans(4/9)

Strengthen the government’s care responsibility

  1. Less burden on child rearing and care
    • Expand eligibility for childcare allowance; Increase 550 national/public daycare centers and 150 joint care centers
    • Provide self-reliance subsidies for children under terminated protection; establish an institute to guarantee children’s rights
  2. Greater benefits for senior citizens
    • Create 610,000 jobs for senior citizens
    • Provide one-stop service for prevention, consulting, and case management of Alzheimer’s disease

2019 MOHW Business Plans(5/9)

Strengthen the government’s care responsibility

  1. More convenient life of citizens with disability
    • Create daycare service for citizens with developmental disability; abolish disability grading system by phase
  2. Integrated care at residences
    • Establish infrastructure for integrated care in local communities
    • Establish strategies to foster care economy

2019 MOHW Business Plans(6/9)

Support healthy life of every citizen

  1. Expand investment in disease prevention and healthcare
    • Expand eligibility for national health examination; introduce national lung cancer examination
    • Expand primary-care pilot projects to manage chronic diseases
  2. Expand support for mental health management; advance contagious disease response system
    • Manage those who make suicide attempts at emergency rooms; support family of the suicides
    • Strengthen cooperation among agencies responsible for crisis management regarding contagious diseases and disasters

2019 MOHW Business Plans(7/9)

Support healthy life of every citizen

  1. Enhance accessibility to public/mandatory medical service
    • Establish national public healthcare college (graduate school)
    • Expand regional trauma centers; place additional doctor helicopters
  2. Develop biohealth industry into a national strategic industry
    • Provide intensive support for new growth engines; establish and announce mid- to long-term biohealth development plans

2019 MOHW Business Plans(8/9)

Innovate work process to allow the public to experience policy benefits

  1. Implement smart welfare
    • Enhance convenience in welfare service application; introduce AI assistants to guide civil petitioners
  2. Provide customized health and welfare service through ICT
    • Provide customized health and welfare service using ICT technology such as big data and geographic information system

2019 MOHW Business Plans(9/9)

In 2019, MOHW will make greater efforts to relieve citizens’ burdens and bring increased welfare and security

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