On September 17, 2023, World Patient Safety Day will highlight the subject “Engaging patients for patient safety,”. In acknowledgment of the critical role that patients, families, and caregivers play in health care safety. Smile India Trust will observe this day as a day for its patient’s care. SIT focuses on providing basic health care to the sick and disease-stricken people. On World Patient Safety Day, Smile India trust will try to help their existing patients. They will take out drives to manage the health of the poor. This healthcare drive is for the poor to get basic medical treatment. As they do not have financial assistance to get treatment in private hospitals.
Smile India Trust believes that patients are partners in their care. By becoming active members of the healthcare team, patients can contribute to the safety of their care.
“Elevate the voice of patients!”
WHO, under the slogan “Elevate the voice of patients!” calls on all stakeholders to take the steps require. To guarantee that patients are involve in policy development, and represent in governance structures. This is possible by creating forums and chances for various patients families, and communities. To express their concerns, expectations, and preferences to enhance safety and patient-centeredness.
Background of the World Patient Safety Day;
World Patient Safety Day is one of the World Health Organization’s worldwide public health days. The 72nd World Health Assembly formed it in 2019 with the approval of resolution WHA72.6 – “Global action on patient safety.” Its goals are to raise public awareness and involvement and encourage Member States to work together to improve medical safety.
The Goals of World Patient Safety Day 2023;
- Raise global understanding of the importance of active patient, family, and caregiver engagement. In all settings and at all levels of health care to promote patient safety.
- Involve policymakers, healthcare leaders, civil society, and other stakeholders. In efforts to involve patients and families in safe healthcare policies and practices.
- Encourage patients and families to be active participants in their own health care and in the enhancement of healthcare safety.
- Encourage all partners to take immediate action. On patient and family participation in accordance with the Global Patient Safety Action Plan 2021-2030.
Smile India Trust welfare and medical services on World Patient Safety Day 2023;
Smile India Trust has proved its commitment to make a significant difference. In the lives of patients, of those who cannot afford proper medical treatment.
Raising Awareness of Patient Safety:
Smile India Trust promotes patient safety through workshops and seminars. Involving medical professionals, patients, and the community, to minimize errors. Maintain hygiene standards, and ensure a safe healthcare environment.
Providing a Healing Hand to Those in Need:
The genuine desire to serve the needy is at the heart of Smile India Trust’s goal. In honor of World Patient Safety Day, the charity organizes life-changing medical camps in remote and neglected locations. These camps offer free medical check-ups, consultations, and treatments. To those who cannot afford healthcare. Smile India Trust provides medical aid and hope to families facing health issues.
Innovative Crowdfunding for Critical Treatments:
Using current technology for a good cause is one of the most motivating features of Smile India Trust’s approach. On World Patient Safety Day, the NGO organizes crowdfunding initiatives in keeping with its commitment to inclusivity. These initiatives provide financial assistance for important treatments and procedures for patients who cannot afford them. Smile India Trust develops a platform where anybody can contribute to saving lives. By leveraging the power of social media and community solidarity.
Smile India Trust’s efforts serve as a beacon of hope and transformation in a world where healthcare access remains unequal. Their message on World Patient Safety Day sends a message that everyone deserves quality treatment and a safe medical environment.
Let Smile India Trust’s extraordinary efforts inspire us as we approach World Patient Safety Day. They remind us that a healthier, safer world is a practical reality. Within reach by supporting patient safety awareness and providing compassion to the least fortunate.
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