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ENFORCEMENT DECREE OF THE ACT ON REMEDIES FOR INJURIES FROM MEDICAL MALPRACTICE AND MEDIATION OF MEDICAL DISPUTES
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 Article 27 (Payment, etc., for Expenses for Advances by Operators of Public Health or Medical Institutions)
(1) The president shall obtain approval from the Minister of Health and Welfare where he/she intends to determine or change the annual target amount of a reserve fund for expenses necessary for the advances of damages (hereinafter referred to as “expenses for advances”) to be paid by the operators of public health or medical institutions pursuant to Article 47 (2) of the Act.
(2) The president shall determine the standards for calculating expenses for advances to be paid by the operators of public health or medical institutions and the amount of money to be paid accordingly by each operator of public health or medical institution, within the range of the annual target amount of a reserve fund referred to in paragraph (1). In such cases, the president may determine the method for calculating the amount of expenses for advances differently according to the types of the operators of public health or medical institutions.
(3) Where the president intends to collect expenses for advances as calculated pursuant to paragraph (2) from each operator of a public health or medical institution (including cases for collecting some of expenses for the medical care benefits under Article 47 (4) of the Act), he/she shall post public notice of the amount of expenses for advances to be paid by each operator of a public health or medical institution and of the period of collection before one month from the date of collection, and shall notify the National Health Insurance Corporation under the National Health Insurance Act of such notice.
(4) Where necessary in order for determining the standards for calculating expenses for advances to be paid by each operator of a public health or medical institution pursuant to paragraph (2) or in order for collecting the calculated amount of expenses for advances pursuant to paragraph (3), the president may request that related materials be submitted to the National Health Insurance Corporation or the Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service under the National Health Insurance Act.
(5) Where necessary in order for determining the standards for calculating expenses for advances to be paid by each operator of a public health or medical institution pursuant to paragraph (2) or in order for collecting the calculated amount of expenses for advances pursuant to paragraph (3), the president may request that materials related to the following matters be submitted to local governments: <Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26317, Jun. 15, 2015>
1. Matters related to the opening or closure of a public health or medical institution;
2. Matters related to changes in the opening of a public health or medical institution;
3. Matters related to changes in the registration of a pubic health clinic, public health branch clinic, or public health and medical care center.
(6) Where any operator of a public health or medical institution becomes unable to continue operating a public health or medical business due to closure, the president may fully or partially pay expenses for advances paid by the operator of the relevant pubic health or medical institution by obtaining approval of the Minister of Health and Welfare. <Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26317, Jun. 15, 2015>