Trilateral Memorandum on the long-term cooperation was signed by the Executives of Kazakhmys Corporation, Yonsei University Severance Hospital and International Medcial Fund Severance-KZ.
Severance Hospital is one of the best Healthcare Institutions in South Korea and an acknowledged leader of the Asian Healthcare System. Severance Hospital is a part of Yonsei University Health System and is closely cooperating with the Seoul-based Yonsei University Medical Faculty.
According to the document signed, experts from South Korea will provide assistance and consulting service in regards of Research and Industrial Medicine to the staff of Zhezkazgan Medical Center. The Memorandum intention is also to implement advanced healthcare methods and provide staff with training based on the Program developed by Yonsei University.
- We hope that such close cooperation will enable us to improve quality of healthcare for Kazakhmys employees and population of Zhezkazgan Region in general, - says Bakhtiyar Krykpyshev, General Director of the Managing Board of Kazakhmys Corporation LLC.
The Memorandum has become another significant contribution to the Healthcare Cooperation between Kazakhstan and South Korea, initiated by the 1st President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. It is worth to mention that Nursultan Nazarbayev possesses an Honorary Degree of Doctor from Yonsei University.