Kasturba Hospital Manipal receives certification of Nursing Excellence
Manipal, Oct 21, 2021: Kasturba Hospital, Manipal has received certification of Nursing Excellence from the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare providers (NABH), Quality Council of India.
Dr. H S Ballal, Pro-Chancellor, MAHE Manipal handed over the Certificate to Dr. Suba Sooria, Head-Nursing Services at Kasturba Hospital Manipal.
“It is a remarkable achievement to be honored for nursing excellence by NABH. Nurses play a crucial role in delivering care to the patients” Dr. HS Ballal said.
C G Muthana, COO, Dr. Avinash Shetty, Medical Superintendent, Dr. Suneel C Mundkur, Advisor- Quality implementation and Jibu Thomas, Manager Operations at Kasturba Hospital were present.
With this certificate, Kasturba Hospital Manipal has added one more feather to the crown of quality and accreditation.
The certification is granted to the facilities, who maintain international standards in all areas of nursing care settings like patient care, patient education and awareness, nursing resource management, quality of nursing care, communication and guidance, and infection control practices.
Nursing excellence is a prestigious certification program developed and implemented by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Health care, quality council of India to provide comprehensive nursing care in terms of health promotion, prevention of diseases, and therapeutic nursing care, ensure the safe, competent and ethical nursing care with compassion and comfort to all the patients coming to the hospital as well as in the community.