Patient safety comes under spotlight in Hanoi meeting Health

Patient safety comes under spotlight in Hanoi meeting

Health experts called for improving patient safety at medical facilities at a meeting held in Hanoi on September 17 by the Medical Services under the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organisation on the occasion of World Patient Safety Day (September 17).
Thailand: Meeting marks World Patient Safety Day ASEAN

Thailand: Meeting marks World Patient Safety Day

The Healthcare Accreditation Institute (HIA) has organised activities to mark “World Patient Safety Day” (September 17), emphasising quality service for patients and confidence among health workers.
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Health sector advances manpower

The Health Ministry evaluated the effectiveness of a five-year manpower improvement project at a conference held in Hanoi on July 1.
Hospitals respond to hand cleaning campaign Health

Hospitals respond to hand cleaning campaign

As many as 20 hospitals in the Central region on May 3 signed pledges to join the campaign “Save Lives: Clean Your Hands” in response to the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s annual drive to reduce bacterial contamination caused by poor hand hygiene.