Tuesday, 01 de May
During Meditech 2012 will deliver the National Hospital Insurance Award II
• The Colombian Association of Hospitals and Clinics-ACHC-give special recognition to highlight achievements in safety and quality patient care.
Bogota, April 2012. As part of the third International Exhibition of Health-Meditech 2012 - which opens its doors to the public from 8 to 11 May at the International Business Center and Exhibition-Corferias Bogota, the Colombian Association of Hospitals and Clinics-ACHC - deliver the 'National Hospital Insurance Award II'.
This recognition is given to the institutions providing health services (IPS) have made important gains in safety and quality patient care, to date 12 entities that compete for the prize can be delivered to more than one organization.
The aspects taken into consideration for the award ceremony are summarized in four themes: structural basis for security, leadership, alignment and safety culture, management of patient safety, and security management for internal customer.
According to Juan Carlos Valencia Giraldo, General Director of the ACHC "hospital safety is critical to prevent failures and errors that can affect patients health and lives and welfare of workers in the health sector and institutions providing these services. With the recognition encourages improved service to users and sensitized to both patients and staff workers".
'The National Hospital Insurance Award' seeks to promote healthy competition for the improvement of security among the participating institutions, publicly recognize and encourage the institutions to achieve the highest achievements and meet the standards contained in the notice. Also encourage the search for standards of excellence that can be used as references for future best practices in security to health institutions.
The award is a certificate of excellence issued by the ACHC and a trophy to be delivered in the closing ceremony of the 10th Colombian Congress of Hospitals and Clinics on May 10.
Giraldo Valencia concluded that "events like this make visible the interest of public and private sector to provide better health service for all Colombians".
Learn all about 2012 Meditech III in www.feriameditech.com
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