CAHO held a felicitation ceremony on 2nd Feb, 2018 at Gymkhana Club , New Delhi for the new NABH Chairman Dr. BK Rao. Dr. Vijay Agarwal, President- CAHO welcomed Dr. Rao and thanked for accepting the invitation and gracing the occasion.
Dr. Vijay Agarwal introduced the gathering to Dr. BK Rao.
Dr. Girdhar Gyani, Dr. Alexander Thomas, Dr. Narottam Puri, Dr. Pawan Kapoor, Dr. KK Kalra, Dr. CM Bhagat, Dr. Lallu Joseph, Dr. Sunil Saggar, Mr. Govind Hari, Dr. Bishnu Panigrahi, Dr. Nabin Pattnaik, Dr. Seema Bhargava, Dr. Jatinder Bhatia, Dr. Narendranath Jena, Dr. Saravana Kumar, Dr. Praveen Gulati and Dr. Indu Arneja were among the dignitaries present.
Dr. Gyani explained Dr. Rao, how NABH was established to create benchmarks in quality for progress of healthcare organizations in the country and how CAHO was conceived in NABH Conclave in 2012 to take the journey of quality beyond accreditation.
Dr. Alexander Thomas, Immediate -Past President CAHO informed Dr. Rao about the activities CAHO is conducting since its inception in promoting nation-wide quality movement through its various training programs and helping the hospitals in implementing NABH standards and getting accreditation.
Dr. Rao in his address appreciated the activities CAHO is undertaking towards promoting quality in the country. He said there’s still a long way to go and will definitely support and try to interact with various healthcare stake holders at every platform towards improving overall functioning of NABH.
Dr. Vijay Agarwal thanked Dr. RS Hazuria for helping arrange the venue and menu.