Becoming a Patient

We believe in the quality of our cancer center and appreciate your decision to entrust your care to us. We recommend following the steps below to get started.

Make an Appointment

To make an appointment, please call our International Hotline designated for overseas patients and speak to Julia Tseng, who will walk you through the registration process step-by-step. If you are calling from outside of Taiwan, please call +886 2 6603-0716 or +886 938 660-266 (country codes included for your convenience). From within Taiwan, please call 02 6603-0716 or 0938 660-266. Business hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (UTC + 8 hours).

Plan Your Trip

If you are coming to our center from overseas, we advise you to prepare necessary travel documents well in advance. Depending on your nationality, you may need to apply for a visa to enter Taiwan. We also recommend making lodging accommodations and have created a list of hotels in the vicinity that you may wish to consider. Please refer to Coming to Taiwan for further information and assistance. For directions to our center, please read Getting Here.

Prepare for Your First Appointment

To facilitate a smooth visit and gather information pertinent for your care, we kindly ask that you prepare and bring the following documents:

  • Form of identification
  • Insurance card: National Health Insurance IC Card or other
  • Completed New Patient form
  • Relevant medical records
  • Form of payment (e.g. credit card, cash, check)

If you are visiting our center for a Cancer & Health Screening, please remember to follow the instructions provided in the Screening package that has been sent to you. For the most accurate results, you are required to prepare samples and adhere to diet restrictions prior to your visit. You may refer here to read more about these guidelines.

Make an Appointment

We are a National Health Insurance Hospital


Here at KFSYSCC, we accept Taiwan's National Health Insurance. Under this program, the registration fee for basic outpatient visits is NT$220 for new patients and NT$150 for returning patients. Co-payment is NT$240 for such visits and NT$300 for urgent care.  

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