Hospital Accreditation, Hospital Governance and Healthcare Quality
There were many dispute between the board of direction and the governance in hospitals in Taiwan recently. Beside leading to negative effects to the hospital and crises of gevernance, it made people have no faith on the healthcare quality. The hospital governance and norms of the governance of medical legal person would be paid attention because of these reasons gradually. The hospital accreditation, the hospital governance and the medical quality would be discussed in this article. Like the compang governance, the hospital governance based on the board of direction as the highest organization of conference, which is responsible to the owenr of the hospital and makes sure of the sustainable development by supervising the managements. Due to the close relationship between the hospital governance and medical quality, the strategies and developments of hospital governance have been included into the programms of new hospital accreditation. Not only in the procedure of care operating in the hospital, but also the whole team of the hospital governance, i.e. the board of direction should be asked for the medical quality. Make it realize the importance of the medical quality, so that it can be improved.