National Accreditation Board For Hospitals and Healthcare Providers has now started a new accreditation program for AYUSH (Ayuerveda, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) hospitals in India.
NABH (National Accreditation Board For Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) is constituent board of Quality Council of India and has been set up by the Government of India. It’s Mission to help India achieve and sustain total quality and reliability in all areas of life, work, environment, product and services at individual, organizational, community and societal levels.
Accreditation Program for AYUSH Hospitals consists of two kinds of standards – Accreditation Standards and Structural Standards. Accreditation standards are based on three components- structure, process and outcome. These standards measure the quality and safety aspects of the care delivered to the patients. Structural standards which are basically deals with infrastructural requirements to help the organisations to deliver quality of care. For each specialty i.e Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Unani, Siddha, Yoga and Naturopathy, there are separate Accreditation and Structural Standards as per their individual system of medicine and requirements.
Further details about the accreditation of homeopathy hospitals can be found here:
NABH is organizing a 5 day workshop on the NABH assessors course for Accreditation Programme for AYUSH Hospitals in Delhi.
Date- 7th to 11th July, 2010 (Wednesday to Sunday)Venue- at Conference hall, Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga, 68, Ashoka Road, Delhi-110001.