GUWAHATI, Jan 21 – City-based Down Town Hospital has been awarded with the prestigious NABH certificate by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals.
A team of NABH auditors inspected and evaluated Down Town Hospital as per the 636 standards laid down in the guidelines and the hospital was successful in meeting all the standards, said a press release.
The standards include care of patients, management of medication, patient rights and education, hospital infection control, continuous quality improvement, facility management and safety, primary importance given to patient safety and quality improvement.
Dr K K Kalra, CEO and head of NABH, awarded the certificate to members and staff of Down Town Hospital at a function here today .
NABH is a constituent board of Quality Council of India, set up to establish and operate accreditation programme for healthcare organizations.