A Study on the Facility Eligibility Inspection of National Inpatient Isolation Units

국가지정 입원치료 격리병상 시설적격성 평가분석에 관한 연구

  • Received : 2015.07.07
  • Accepted : 2015.08.13
  • Published : 2015.10.10


During the progression of this study, we visited 17 medical institutions. These medical institutions underwent inspection for facility eligibility of national inpatient isolation units to care for patients. Seventeen consultation meetings were held to gather expert opinions, and conferences were held with the medical institutions and local levels of government. Based on these facts, we established a field application model of the criteria of safety-management and conducted a study on this method in order to create more scientific and systematic safety-management criteria including criteria regarding facilities maintenance and methods of equipment inspection. According to an analysis on the 17 medical institutions examined, facility eligibility of 17 national inpatient isolation units was found to be 78.3% on average. Through analysis of the present domestic and foreign conditions of medical institutions, we proposed improvements for when remodeling becomes necessary and established criteria for safety-management in national inpatient isolation units for the care of patients in accordance with the domestic healthcare system.


Inspection;Facility eligibility;National inpatient isolation units;Criteria of safety-management


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