NABH is an acronym for National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers. It is a constituent board of Quality Council of India, set up to establish and operate accreditation program for healthcare organizations. Accreditation is a process of reviewing in which healthcare organizations participate to demonstrate the ability to meet predetermined criteria and standards of accreditation established by a professional accrediting agency.
Why is NABH Accreditation Needed?
Commitment to create a culture of quality, patient safety, efficiency and accountability towards patient care.
Establishment of protocols and policies as per National/International Standards for patient care, medication management, consent process, patient safety, clinical outcomes, medical records, infection control and staffing.
Patients are treated with respect, dignity and courtesy at all times. Patients are involved in care planning and decision making.
Patients are treated by qualified and trained staff. Feedback from patients is sought and complaints (if any) are addressed.
Transparency in billing and availability of tariff list. Continuous monitoring of its services for improvement.
Commitment to prevent adverse events that may occur.
Benefits of NABH Accreditation
Accreditation benefits all Stake Holders. Patients are the biggest beneficiaries. Accreditation results in high quality of care and patients safety. The patients get services by credential medical staff. Rights of patients are respected and protected. Patient satisfaction is regularly evaluated.
Accreditation to a Hospital stimulates continuous improvement. It enables hospital in demonstrating commitment to quality care. It raises community confidence in the services provided by the hospital. It also provides opportunity to healthcare unit to benchmark with the best.
The Staff in an accredited hospital are satisfied lot as it provides for continuous learning, good working environment, leadership and above all, ownership of clinical processes. It improves overall professional development of Clinicians and Paramedical staff and provides leadership for quality improvement within medicine and nursing.
Accreditation provides an objective system of empanelment by insurance and other Third Parties. Accreditation provides access to reliable and certified information on facilities, infrastructure and level of care.
We Provide the Following Services Corresponding to the NABH Accreditation: