Article 1 (Purpose)

The purpose of these Terms of Use (hereinafter referred to as “Terms of Use”) shall be to clearly provide the rights and obligations of users using the Korea medical search services and other relevant services (hereinafter referred to as “Services”) provided by the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (hereinafter referred to as “KHIDI”), through the “Medical Packages in Korea” online website (, hereinafter referred to as “MPK”), which is managed by KHIDI, as well as to promote mutual growth by exercising such rights and fulfilling such obligations.

Article 2 (Display of Terms of Use; Validity and Revision)

  1. KHIDI shall post the terms and conditions hereof, on the initial user service screen of the MPK website or the screen linked thereto (연결화면), together with the trade name, address of the place of business, Representative’s name, business license number, contact information (phone number, fax number, e-mail address, etc.) of KHIDI, so that members will identify the same.
  2. KHIDI may revise the Terms of Use, to the extent not violating the relevant provisions of applicable laws, including but not limited to, the Act on the Regulation of Terms and Conditions, the Framework Act on Electronic Documents and Transactions, the Digital Signature Act, the Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilization and Information Protection, Etc., the Act on the Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce, Etc., and the Electronic Financial Transactions Act.
  3. When revising the Terms of Use, KHIDI shall announce the effective date of and reasons for such revision by posting a statement that clearly indicates the same on the initial screen of the MPK website, together with the then current Terms of Use, starting on the date falling at least 14 days prior to the effective date of such revision, until the date immediately preceding the effective date thereof.

Article 3 (Type of Services)

  1. MPK shall provide the following Services:
    1. Development and management services for the medical search service platform
      1. Support services related to the search of medical services; and
      2. Commodity information retrieval service.
    2. Advertising and promotion service


Article 4 (Copyright Liability)

  1. MPK shall establish and manage its policies to protect copyright holder’s copyrights in using the Services, and Members shall comply with MPK’s copyright policies.
  2. The copyright in the postings made by a Member while using the Services provided by MPK, including and without limitation to, information, product reviews and Q&A, shall belong to the Member having made such postings. Should any of such postings infringe on a third party’s copyright, the Member shall solely bear full liability therefore.
  3. If a Member becomes aware that his/her copyright has been infringed on MPK, the Member shall be entitled to have his/her legitimate rights protected by utilizing the copyright infringement reporting system managed by KHIDI.
  4. If a posting falls under one of the following categories, MPK may delete the posting without giving prior notice, or may take proper measures against the Member in question, including placing restrictions on the use of any specific Services and termination of the Use Agreement. For the avoidance of doubt, MPK shall not delete any posting merely on grounds that such posting contains anything detrimental to the seller, such as simple complaints about the goods purchased by the Member.
    1. Contains anything violating the laws and regulations of the Republic of Korea;
    2. Posts or advertises any illegal products or indecent materials the sale of which is prohibited by applicable laws;
    3. Contains any false or exaggerated advertisement;
    4. Violates a third party’s rights, honor, reputation, or other rightful interest;
    5. Induces readers to engage in any direct transactions or posts links to other website(s);
    6. Contains any malicious codes or data that may cause telecommunication equipment to malfunction;
    7. Is against social order or good public morals;
    8. Is deemed to hinder MPK’s Services from being properly provided;
    9. Contains anything related to criminal acts; or
    10. Contains anything that may give rise to any economic or political disputes
  5. All postings made by Members, including and without limitation to, product reviews and Q&A, may be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, or displayed on or to other websites associated with MPK for the purpose of promotion or publicity of the goods offered for sale on MPK, or otherwise and may be corrected or edited, to the extent that their essential content will remain unchanged.


Article 5 (Competent Court)

If a lawsuit is brought by a Member against KHIDI with respect to these Terms of Use or the Use Agreement, or with respect to any dispute between Members, the parties to such lawsuit shall submit to the jurisdiction of a court having jurisdiction over the address of KHIDI’s head office.

Article 6 (Miscellaneous Provisions)

  1. If necessary, MPK may modify or suspend any of the Services (or part thereof), whether temporarily or permanently, after having announced the same, in advance, on the MPK home page.
  2. Neither MPK nor a Member may assign any of its rights and/or obligations hereunder to a third party, without the express consent of the other party.
  3. All contracts, agreements, notices, etc. additionally executed by agreement of the parties in relation to these Terms of Use and the matters announced to Members on MPK website as a result of KHIDI’s policy changes, establishment or revision of applicable laws, or pursuant to notification, guidelines, etc. issued by public institutions shall also form an integral part hereof.