Patient safety

65th WHA Technical Briefing on Patient Safety

23 May 2012

The WHA patient safety technical briefing, hosted by the Supreme Council of Health, Qatar, focused on the successes and lessons learned from the implementation of global and national patient safety programmes in the past decade. It also looked at new ways of moving forward to strengthen existing national efforts, while intensifying further global patient safety actions and the development of interventions.

A number of WHA delegates participated and shared their knowledge and experiences about how to achieve quality and safety in health service delivery.