Meaning of Diplomate System
Diplomate Specialization and Examination Regulations has authorized from Physicians Act, it has implemented more than 30 years since 1986 in Taiwan. The purpose of diplomate system is to promote medical services quality and medical expertise by diplomate certificate issued form competent authority. Administrative behavior of government such as standard of medical institutions and National Health Insurance payment, must comply with the diplomate from government certification, not from other private associations. Unfortunately, part of administrative agencies misuse these two kinds of qualifications which causes the disorder phenomenon and harms the credibility of government.