Collaboration with Ulsan University hospital for cancer detection discussedSociety
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Deputy Minister of Health L.Byambasuren met with authorities of the Ulsan University Hospital of the Republic of Korea.
The sides talked about how the Health Department of Orkhon aimag and the university hospital are jointly doing checkups and tests on citizens in the aimag for early detection of cancer and about giving health professionals a short-term training course at Ulsan University Hospital, having experienced South Korean health workers provide in-service training, and treating patients at the university hospital if necessary.
Deputy Minister L.Byambasuren informed that cancers are being diagnosed at later stages in Mongolia and the government is placing special emphasis on early detection of cancer and treatment of precancerous conditions and granting necessary funding in phases. Sharing the outcomes and achievements of the collaborative projects with South Korea, the deputy minister expressed hope that the collaboration between the Health Department of Orkhon aimag and the university hospital will be fruitful and expand further.