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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Introduction to Quality Management in Health Care

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Code Completion Credits Range
16USRJ Z 2 1+1
Lecturer:
Jaromír Pešek (guarantor)
Tutor:
Jaromír Pešek (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Dosimetry and Application of Ionizing Radiation
Synopsis:

General orientation in field of quality management. Implementation of quality control (QC) systems, implementation QC systems in a health institution, understanding ISO 9000 norms - System of quality management, and ISO 17025 - General requirements on qualification of reference and calibration laboratories. Requirements of total quality management (TQM). A reason of implementation ISO norms to health care. Accreditation and certification of a health institution. Preparation and procedures of certification/accreditation process in a health institution.

Requirements:

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Syllabus of lectures:

1. General orientation in field of quality management.

2. Implementation of quality control (QC) systems in health institutions

3. Understanding ISO 9000 norms - System of quality management,

4. ISO 17025 - General requirements on qualification of reference and calibration laboratories.

5. Requirements of total quality management (TQM).

6. ISO norms to health care.

7. Accreditation and certification of a health institution. Preparation and procedures of certification/accreditation process in a health institution

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Preparation and practice their own certification process in health care facilities.

2. Preparation and practice their own accreditation process in health care facilities.

Study Objective:

Knowledge:

Knowledge about quality management. Implementation of quality control (QC) systems, implementation QC systems in a health institution.

Abilities:

The use of ISO standards and quality management expertise to implement quality management systems to medical facilities and workplaces.

Study materials:

Key references:

[1] Pesek J., Creation of quality in healthcare and pharmaceutical standards using the ISO, Prague, GRADA, 2003. (in Czech)

Recommended references:

[2] Fiala A., a kol., Quality Management with the support of standards ISO 9000:2000, Prague, Verlag Dashofer, 2000. (in Czech)

Note:
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Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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