Qatar Patient Safety Week

Publication Date: 20 November 2013
Start Date/Time:
18 January 2015 Download ICS File
End Date/Time:
24 January 2015

"Patients Engagement"

Under the patronage of his Excellency Mr. Abdulla bin Khalid Al Qahtani, Minister of Public Health, the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) is organizing the second Qatar Patient Safety Week, during the period of 18—24 Jan 2015. The theme for 2015 will be "Patients Engagement".



This event is an education campaign to raise the national awareness on patient safety. Safety is a fundamental principle of patient care and considered one of the important initiatives of the Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Department at SCH. Its improvement demands a complex system-wide effort, involving a wide range of actions in performance improvement, environmental safety and risk management; it includes nearly all health care disciplines and sectors, therefore requires a comprehensive multifaceted approach to identifying and managing actual and potential risks to patient and finding broad long-term solutions for the health care system.

Every year the theme of Patient Safety Week will reflect the challenges, initiative and achievements to improve healthcare safety from across Qatar.

Event Details

When: 18 – 19 January 2015
Where: Al Gassar Resort - Al Gassar Ballroom

When: 20 January 2015
Where: SCH - Auditorium

When: 23 – 24 January 2015
Where: Malls

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