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2. Governance for Disaster Risk Management in Korea: Focusing on COVID-19

This module focuses on governance for disaster risk management in Korea around COVID-19. Amid this fatal national disaster, this presents the way how the Korea government responds to COVID-19 by focusing on CDSCH (Central Disease Control Headquarters).

Key highlights:

  • COVID-19 and Disaster Response System in Korea
  • CDSCH: Composition and R&R
  • Legal Infrast... view more

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Part 1 of video: This video focuses on governance for disaster risk management in Korea around COVID-19. Amid this fatal national disaster, this presents the way how the Korea government responds to COVID-19 by focusing on CDSCH (Central Disease Control Headquarters)

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Part 2 of video: This video focuses on governance for disaster risk management in Korea around COVID-19. Amid this fatal national disaster, this presents the way how the Korea government responds to COVID-19 by focusing on CDSCH (Central Disease Control Headquarters)

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Healthcare policies largely consists of healthcare delivery system, medical resources, and financing. This video provide the status of Korea regarding each component and explain the causes of problems in the healthcare system. Specifically, this provides an overview of healthcare system in Korea including the advantages, characteristics of paradigm on the healthcare system.

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This video is about National Infectious Disease Management in Rep. of Korea. This provides National Infectious Disease Surveillance System, National Tuberculosis Elimination Project, National Immunization Program, the experiences to respond to past epidemic by KDCA and Surveillance and Outbreak Investigation of COVID-19 to build an insight for policy-making on national infectious disease management.

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This video is about ‘Big Data’ used in healthcare field with the overview of big data including concept, purpose, process to collect etc. In addition, this covers what kinds of the big data accumulated in NHIS, and how Korea government utilizes NHIS big data for COVID-19 response.

About the Presenters

Mr. Han Kyung Yi

Director General
Social Disaster Response Policy Bureau
Ministry of the Interior and Safety

Daejung KIM, Ph.D

Senior Research Fellow
Korea Institute for Health & Social Affairs

Donghan LEE, Ph.D

Director
Korea Disease Control & Prevention Agency

Dong Wook KIM

Senior Research Fellow
Big Data Dept.
National Health Insurance Service