Over its 50-year history, CHA Health Systems has grown to become one of the most successful, privately-owned healthcare groups and a global leader in modern science and medicine. Our vision is to establish a global healthcare enterprise, the first of its kind, comprised of a network of acute-care hospitals worldwide offering advanced clinical and patient services of the highest standard supported by a multidisciplinary research institute focused on research, innovation and advancement in biomedicine and biotechnology and committed to education and training to raise up future medical leaders and healthcare professionals.
CHA HEALTH SYSTEMS currently owns and operates five general, acute-care hospital facilities throughout Korea and one in LA totaling over 2,500 beds, fertility centers in Korea and the USA, two specialty clinics for oriental medicine, multidisciplinary research centers, various medical venture companies as well as CHA University and its College of Medicine.
SCOPE exchange students will have opportunities to receive training in
- Bundang CHA hospital
- Bundang CHA women's hospital
- Gangnam CHA hospital
We are currently in the process of building the largest international biotechnology research institute in Pangyo (near Bundang), so SCOPE exchange students will also have opportunities to visit and explore! (after 2014)
Cafeteria meals (provided) : we will provide with 1 meal tickets/day (costs 4000won/ticket),
extra pocket money : 20,000won/week
a dormitory room will be assigned
(subway, bus) : 1100won/one-way trip (not provided)
Bundang CHA hospital, the main location where SCOPE exchange students will be staying, is located in Yatap-dong (District), Sungnam-si (City), Gyeongi-do (Province).
Sungnam is one of the closest cities from Seoul (takes only 30-40min by bus or subway) and it has been renowned as one of the best neighborhoods.