World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Gov't Doc #: EM/RC11/R.7
Type Of Publication : Regional Committee resolutions RC Resolution Fulltext The Regional Committee, Having examined the document on Hospital Administration presented by the Regional Director; Recognizing that hospital services
unless well planned and operated become uneconomical and may absorb all funds allotted to the health services including those needed for preventive activities, 1. URGES Governments to pay closer attention to hospital administration both on the central level where long-term plans are made and policy formulated, and on the level of Individual hospital units where the necessity for effective hospital administration is becoming urgent in many countries; 2. EMPHASIZES the need for training In hospital administration, and the award of fellowships in this field; 3. REQUESTS the Regional Director to assist governments at their request in Improving their hospital administration, to encourage schools of public health to supplement their basic public health training with elective courses in hospital administration for physicians and laymen, and to continue to supply advisory services In the field as well as in related fields such as hospital planning; 4. FURTHER REQUESTS the Regional Director to arrange for the holding of a regional seminar on hospital administration as soon as possible; 5. DECIDES that the subject of the Technical Discussions for the Sub-Committee in 1963 should be "Hospital Administration"
Keywords: In Process,
( 1961).Public health administration-hospital administration, World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean