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Comparison of 4 Major SIS's - The following shows the comparison of the 4 major SIS's in Korea.

Comparison of 4 Major SIS's
Item NP (national pension) HI (health insurance) EI (employment insurance) WCI (workers’ compensation insurance)
Year of enforcement
  • 1988
  • 1977(long-term care insurance for the aged additionally enforced as of July 1, 2008)
  • 1995
  • 1964
Insurance type
  • Income security
  • Long-term insurance
  • Medical security
  • Short-term insurance
  • Employment security
  • Mid-term insurance
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Short-term insurance
Payment conditions
  • Cash benefits
  • Income-indexed
  • Cash benefits
  • Uniformly-paid
  • Cash benefits
  • Income-indexed
  • Benefits in kind : uniformly paid
  • Cash benefits : income-indexed
Funding & management
  • Adjusted FS (funded system)
  • Integrated management
  • PAYGS (pay-as-you-go system)
  • Dualized manage-ment (workplace-based & non-work-place-based)
  • Adjusted FS
  • Net PAYGS
Management basis
  • Individually managed
  • Workplace & household
  • Workplace
  • Workplace
Overall responsibility for premium management
  • Minister of the MOHWnotes:Ministry of Health & Welfare
  • Minister of the MOHWnotes:Ministry of Health & Welfare
  • Minister of the MOELnotes:Ministry of Employment & Labor
  • Minister of the MOELnotes:Ministry of Employment & Labor
Eligibility management basis
  • Integrated manage-ment for workplace& non-workplace
  • Integrated manage-ment for workplace & non-workplace
  • Simultaneous management for both workplace & beneficiary
  • Simultaneous management for both workplace & beneficiary
Premium billing basis
  • Billed for each workplace or non-workplace (i.e. indi-vidually billed)
  • Billed for each workplace or household
  • Billed for workplace
  • Billed for workplace
MOHW : Ministry of Health & Welfare,MOEL : Ministry of Employment & Labor
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