Every year, on 17 September, WHO spotlights patient safety to increase public awareness and engagement; enhance global understanding, and spur global solidarity and action.
This year the theme is “Patient Safety: a global health priority” and the slogan is “Speak up for patient safety.”
As WHO launches a global campaign to create awareness of patient safety ,and urge people to show the commitment to making healthcare safer.
We at Woodlands Hospital have hosted an interactive session on “ How to enhance patient safety”.
Woodlands Hospital also unveiled a poster campaign by its leadership team on dos and don’ts to enhance patient safety culture, which shows the management commitment towards implementation of patient safety and clinical quality.
Director and CEO Dr.Rupali Basu has elaborated to continue with the organisational culture of patient safety,benchmarking with international standards and evidence based clinical pratice guidelines.