Round table discussion
The theme of the Round Table meeting was "Collective action towards integrated care- Cross learnings from NCD, TB and HIV programs”. Multiple stakeholders working on HIV, TB and NCDs, including those with lived experience of HIV, TB and NCDs came together to facilitate cross learnings across different health sectors on successfully increasing investments in the sectors, and community engagement strategies that meaningfully involve people with lived experiences.
patient safety DAY
World Patient Safety Day calls for global solidarity and concerted action by all countries and international partners to improve patient safety.
The Day brings together patients, families, caregivers, communities, health workers, health care leaders and policy-makers to show their commitment to patient safety.
The resolution WHA 72.6 ‘Global action on patient safety’ recognizes patient safety as a global health priority and endorses the establishment of World Patient Safety Day to be observed annually on 17 September.
When somebody has a stroke, every second that goes by is crucial. As brain tissue and millions of neurons begin to fade away, time could not be more precious. Our #Precioustime campaign aims to raise awareness of stroke signs and the benefits of timely access to emergency medical care.
The Indian Alliance of Patient Groups was launched in November 2014 in New Delhi to bring together patient-centred organizations across diseases to advocate for better access to quality healthcare, including medicines, and improved safety in health care. Such a platform gives a strong, collective voice of the patient to support both government and private sector efforts to build a stronger, more accessible health care system that mutually benefits patients and healthcare providers throughout India.