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Ko Kawagoe

Home hospice pioneer

President of Medical Corporation Parian

Graduated from the University of Tokyo School of Medicine.

After working as a director of obstetrics and gynecology at Ibaraki Prefectural Central Hospital, a lecturer at the University of Tokyo, and a director of home hospice at Hakujuji Clinic.
He served as the director of the San'ikukai Hospital for six years from 1994, and in 1998 he set up a 22-bed palliative care unit. In June 2000, at the same time as opening his own clinic, home-visit nursing, home care support, home-visit care,
Established Parian, a home care support group consisting of volunteers.

Received the 6th Healthy Society Award in 2010

Appeared in NHK "Professional Work Style" in November 2014.

Medical corporation Parian

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