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4. Digital Government System & ICT Services for COVID-19 QUARANTINE & TRACING of Korea

This module is designed to help understand how Korea managed persons under self-quarantine in the fight against COVID-19. The management of persons under self-quarantine is the most critical activity in responding to COVID-19, encompassing a series of efforts including prompt epidemiological investigation to identify persons having contacts with the infectious individuals and conduct diagnostic... view more

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This video is about to help understand how Korea managed persons under self-quarantine in the fight against COVID-19. The management of persons under self-quarantine is the most critical activity in responding to COVID-19, encompassing a series of efforts including prompt epidemiological investigation to identify persons having contacts with the infectious individuals and conduct diagnostic tests, and medical treatment to patients

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This video is on introducing COVID-19 Contact Tracing System (CTS) of Korea. The CTS is an epidemiological investigation system for tracking COVID-19 confirmed patients’ movement routes. The CTS was developed through the Smart City Data Hub Platform, the achievement of the National Smart City R&D program. This also includes a short background history of the development, main concept of Smart City, operating structure of the system

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This video is about how Korea has responded to COVID-19 by releasing and utilizing open data.

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This video introduces the quarantine system of Korea, which has upgraded significantly since the outbreak of MERS in Korea in 2015. Specifically, this focuses on the country’s upgraded and flexible entry control system to prevent the inflow and spread of COVID-19 from foreign countries in response to the outbreak of the disease in 2020.

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This video focuses on the overview DUR (Drug Utilization Review) and ITS (International Traveler Information System) providing information of entrants from the countries where infectious diseases occur and those having contact with infected individuals.

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This video is to help understand the integrated infectious disease management information system in Korea. Korea has built an unified system by integrating individual computing systems carrying out separate roles such as patient surveillance, epidemiological investigation, and patient management, and established on that provides citizens with the collected information related to infectious diseases.

About the Presenters

Ilcheol SHIN

Senior Deputy Director
Ministry of Interior and Safety

Mr. Sang-Hoon LEE

Managing Director
Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement

Ms. Hyejeong LIM

Senior Manager
National Information Society Agency

Taejong Son

Director
Gyeongbuk Regional Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Youngrae Jo

Deputy Director
Health Insurance Review & Assessment Service

Donghan LEE

Director
Division of Infectious Disease Control
Korea Disease Control & Prevention Agency