A new modern hospital was built in Samjiyon City.
The Samjiyon City People’s Hospital is fully provided with up-to-date medical equipment and appliances in all departments, including internal medicine, surgery, paediatrics, and obstetrics and gynecology, and the efficient telemedicine and IT-based medical service system for rapid and accurate diagnosis and treatment of patients.
Its inaugural ceremony took place on October 15.
Present there were Ri Il Hwan, vice-chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Choe Sang Gon, department director of the WPK Central Committee, O Chun Bok, minister of Public Health, Ri Thae Il, chairman of the Ryanggang Provincial Committee of the WPK, Ri Song Guk, chairman of the Ryanggang Provincial People’s Committee, officials concerned, employees of the hospital and working people in the city.
An inaugural speech was made, followed by speeches.
After the ceremony, the participants looked round the hospital.