How to find an English / Chinese speaking hospital in Korea?
This a question we all ask ourselves, when living in Korea as an international student, an immigrant or a tourist. Indeed, we can always find solutions for everyday life. However when it comes to health, it becomes more difficult and stressful. At Medicto, we have focused on giving you access to hospitals in Seoul, Busan, Daegu... where you can meet a doctor, who speaks your language. We have created a map of hospitals with Chinese, English, Vietnamese… speaking doctors.
How to does this hospitals map in Korea works?
It is easy : - Choose your language - Choose the medical specialty you need (Internal medicine, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Gynecology, Dermatology, Inspection center, Dental Clinic, Orthopedics) - Enter your address or navigate in the map - The closest hospitals meeting your criteria will appear! - Copy the address and go.
How to explain my symptoms to a doctor or a pharmacist, who speak only Korean?
If you meet a doctor or a pharmacist, who don't speak English, Chinese or Vietnamese, you can use Medicto app. Indeed, we have built a simple system to explain your symptoms and get a prescription. It translates both your symptoms and the medicine recommendations given by the doctor or pharmacist. You have a chronical disease, an allergy or you are pregnant ? You can select them and show it to the professional in the same time as your symptoms.
How to does this symptoms solution works?
It is easy : - Choose your chronical disease, allergy or pregnancy - Choose your symptoms - Click the auto-translation - Show the pharmacist / doctor - The pharmacist / doctor fills the medicine instruction - Click the auto-translation - Safely take your medicines
How to get medical recommendations from the International community in Korea?
Being a foreigner in Korea can be difficult, especially when it comes to medical needs. Therefore we have created a community of foreigners, who can help each other. It's a place to share and get help in Korea : "I found this pharmacy in Daejeon, where they speak Vietnamese.". "Do you know if there is a good English speaking hospital in Busan for eyes surgery?". "Do you know if Ginseng products are vegan?".
How to does this community works?
t is easy : - Choose your group based on your language - Read and comments the posts - Post your questions or findings