Samsung’s rival LG Electronics also unveiled its wearable heath care device LG Lifeband Touch, which is currently selling in the U.S. market. 출처 : Korea IT Times() The 35-year-old executive singled out two structural hurdles that weigh down the growth of Korea’s digital health care business today: a lack of incentive to develop new products and services in the digital sector, and unclear regulations governing this field. Ironically, the fact that Korea offers easy access to hospitals and clinics has played a role in discouraging the development of digital-driven health services here such as telemedicine -- the remote diagnosis and treatment of patients -- as well as mobile health care innovations. “Uncertainty is a huge risk for any company starting a business. In health care, this would mean knowing the exact regulations or categorization a product would face,” Choi said, stressing the need to prioritize swift and efficient regulatory reform in line with new digital shifts.
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