Hospital Accreditation (HA)
Bangkok Hospital Phuket is proud to be awarded the Hospital Accreditation (HA) for the third consecutive year
Bangkok Hospital Phuket, one of the best hospitals in Thailand and Southeast Asia, is proud and honored to be awarded the Hospital Accreditation (HA) for the third consecutive year by the Healthcare Accreditation Institute. This accreditation is a testimony of Bangkok Hospital Phuket's commitment in providing quality healthcare services for our patients.
Dr. Prayut Somprakit, CEO Bangkok Hospital Phuket and CEO-Bangkok Eastern and Southern Hospital Group, received a certificate from Her Royal Highness Princess Soamsawali at the IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Convention Centre, Muang Thong Thani on March 13, 2012
The Hospital Accreditation (HA) program is a Thailand specific accreditation awarded by The Institute of Hospital Quality Improvement & Accreditation of the Ministry of Public Health.
Continuous quality improvement is an essential element of medical services quality improvement process. Hospital Accreditation is a beneficial approach for Thailand's medical services and public health. Such significant innovation can stimulate health care service providers to focus on the systematic work flows for quality services rendered to patients and their relatives apart from the development of the body of knowledge, skills and technology according to professional standard.
The Hospital Accreditation process is creating collective organizational commitment of quality improvement, organizational analysis, self-assessment, strategic formulation of the organizational development planning, human resources development, teamwork and service systems focusing on patient-oriented mindedness. Toward this end personnel at all levels are encouraged to participate in such activities which are organized in the overlapping fashion in order to create cross-manuals, as well as clinical practice guidelines and a care map. Functional teams are formed to benefit from opportunities to improve patient care and service processes. Quality improvement activities and the publication of a guide to the hospital, clinical practice guidelines and a care map have been undertaken in collaboration with nurses and all personnel of the hospital and the faculty.
Quality improvement, by using The Hospital Accreditation approach is a concept and practice that yields beneficial results to patients, customers, hospital personnel, the hospital, the Faculty of Medicine, the society and the country as a whole. Nevertheless, the quality improvement processes and human resources development, which require time and dedication from all parties in improving working procedures, the work system and organizational culture. Quality improvement needs to be continuous.