Main Themes

  • Value based healthcare delivery, clinical quality improvements, clinical indicators
  • Patient safety, Risk Management and the reduction of medical errors.
  • Performance improvement, reimbursement systems and “paying” for quality.
  • Methods in clinical quality improvement, Measuring and improving patient care out comes and health status, Clinical Indicator Systems
  • Clinical risk on medicine use. Undesirable side effects of the medicine, and pharmacovigilance.
  • From the perspective of patient safety, infection control and prevention in an international and national basis.
  • Advancing healthcare technology; safe and user-friendly technology, patient oriented technological improvements, safe technology utilization.
  • Facility Safety and Management, Making the Healthcare environment safe to patient, their families and staff. Includes: medical errors, environmental safety, reporting on errors, problem solving, etc.
  • Incident Reporting System.
  • The role of IT technologies in the system, innovations in the practice, revoloutionary experiences and e-health, reporting mechanisms.
  • Accreditation, certification and credentialing, performance evaluation systems, Performance measurement, projects on performance improvements, and impact of these on the healthcare systems.
  • Globalizations and its effecs on quality and accreditation in healthcare.
  • Ensuring the optimum use of current resources: Efficient Resource Utilization.  Includes: utilization management, peerreview, cost containment, health economics and quality, human resource allocation and distribution, etc.
  • Methods in Encouragement, awards and confirmations, and quality awards.
  • Innovations in the substructure of the healthcare services system. System design, safety through the design, environmentally friendly institution, patient participation in the structural changes.
  • Innovations in the education and communication. Utilization of the electronical medical registers, active communication with the patients, communication among the people who get the service, active listening etc.
  • Efficiency in delivery and care; includes; cost effective and cost beneficial care, linear programming to contain costs, minimizing and maximizing toprovide effective and efficient services and organizational structure
  • Planning and raising the man power for providing healthcare services.
  • Moral behaviors and ethics in providing healthcare services.