The , a not for profit institution with the goal to boost healthcare quality by promoting collaboration between hospitals and labs accredited with NABH, NABL and JCI, has announced that its fourth international conference will be held in Chennai on .
More than 600 national and international delegates, including healthcare leaders and policy makers, will attend the two-day conclave and deliberate on this year’s chosen theme of “Timely Intervention is the Key to Quality” through back-to-back sessions and workshops on both the days.
“CAHOCON is the signature event and annual conference of CAHO to engage with stakeholders to promote quality in healthcare delivery. We are delighted to host in Chennai this year. Tamil Nadu is among the top performing states in the management of healthcare systems. In this international conference, we intend to introduce fresh and innovative ideas to help address various challenges facing the nation’s healthcare industry and build a world-class healthcare ecosystem said
A scientific exhibition and an awards presentation ceremony will be a part of the event. Research presentations, posters, panel discussions and pre-event workshops and master-classes would be the other highlights. Interesting projects implemented in various Chennai hospitals on energy efficiency, 5S implementation, lab-on-chip, etc. will be showcased. Key sessions will deliberate upon topics like, Is healthcare sustainable in the present context, Key learnings from other industries, Is marketing a hospital ethical, Medical education, Handling medical negligence, Equity and quality in healthcare, Importance of timely intervention, and the Costing of procedures.
Prominent speakers include, , Executive Director, Apollo Hospitals; , Director, Ayushman Bharat; Mr. , Chief Innovation Officer, Ashok Leyland; , Founder & Chairman, Neuberg Diagnostics; Dr. Murali Srinivas, Chief – Medical Services, Manipal; , Medical Director, Star Hospital, Hyderabad, , Director, AIIMS (Delhi); , Director, CMC, Vellore; and , Principal Secretary – Health Services, Govt. of Maharashtra.
The sessions have engaging themes with insightful speakers. While , Executive Director, Apollo Hospitals, will speak on “Will healthcare sustain its nobility and ethos?” , Director, Ayushman Bharat, will discuss the impact on Modicare on Indian healthcare. , Founder & Chairman of Neuberg Diagnostics will speak about next-generation diagnostics. , Principal Secretary-Health Services, Govt. of Maharashtra, will recount the ingredients for crafting a success story in healthcare. , Director, AIIMS (Delhi), will speak about mentoring the doctors. Director of CMC, Vellore, will explain why merely giving hope in clinical care is not communication.
Awards will be given to recognize excellence in various categories. 'and will be presented to honour substantial work in the field of healthcare quality.