The ISO 9002-2015 certified Samsung Medical Center (SMC) was founded in 1994 and has over 1900 patient beds spread across 40 medical departments and over 110 specialty clinics. It is considered one of the top hospitals in South Korea, renowned for its facilities and dedication to advanced and efficient care, including short waiting times. The hospital has won many awards including the Minister of Health and Welfare Award at Medical Korea 2015. Services on offer include free WiFi, language interpreters, visa assistance, flight and hotel booking, a pharmacy, laundry services, and medical translation. The hospital can also organize both airport transfer and car rental assistance. Furthermore, accommodation options include private, family, and disability access rooms, with all rooms coming equipped with a phone and TV.