Academy of Hospital Administration[AHA] is a professional body of trainedand qualified hospital administrators,involved in the conduct of ManagementDevelopment Programmes for trainingof Doctors, Nurses and Paramedicals,from its inception in 1987.
Main OBJECTIVESTo promote scientific management of hospitaland advancement of health care system so as tomake it rational, responsive and cost efficient,both to consumer and providers.To promote the development of high qualityhospital care in the community and country so asto provide a satisfactory environment to thepatient and also to the doctor for clinicalresearch.
To update the knowledge and skills of personnelinvolved in health administration for themanagement of these Institutions throughcontinuing education programs.To create parameters of standards of teachingand training in the field of hospitaladministration and accreditation of suchinstitution.To promote research in the field of hospitaladministration and to appropriately disseminateresearch findings.Main OBJECTIVES … contd..
AHA CHAPTERS1. Srinagar2. AFMC Pune – Western Regional3. SGPGIMS-Lucknow4. Jammu5. MSMRC-Bangalore6. IIHMR-Rajasthan7. Kolkata8. KMC Manipal –Mangalore9. HNGU- Patan Gujarat
MEMBERSHIP – AHATOTAL MEMBERS AS ON DATE INCLUSIVE OFFOUNDER, HONORARY, LIFE, ASSOCIATE LIFE,INSTITUTIONAL AND STUDENT MEMBERS ARE1300.Visit www.ahaindia.org for furtherdetails.6
JAHA – AHAThe Journal of Academy of HospitalAdministration is being well received and hasbrought fresh air and current thoughts to thepublications on Hospital Administration in thecountry.It is being published every six months and is sentto all members of AHA [free of Cost].
CONFERENCES / SEMINARS /WORKSHOPs & CMEsEvery year International Conference /National Conference & Number ofCMEs & Workshops are conductedunder the umbrella of AHA.
CREDENTIALS -AHAEstablished in 1987 AHA was the firstInstitution to start PG Diplomaprogrammes in India after award ofapproval from MOHFW, Govt. of Indiain Healthcare Management. Todatenearly 500 students have been trained.
CREDENTIALS -AHAOrganized PGDHHM programme in collaborationwith IGNOU [2000-2008] and trained more than4,000 students all over the country.Largely responsible for launching the NABHProgramme in India [Draft Standards initiallyprepared by AHA].AHA is registered by National AccreditationBoard for Education and Training [NABET],QCI, Government of India as ConsultantOrganization Registration NO: NC0702.
Trained more than 800 Medical Officers:200 from Gujarat Government,37 from Kerala Government,25 from Delhi Government, and78 from Karnataka State Government.In addition, other candidates from various privateand corporate hospitals in Quality ManagementAccreditation of Healthcare Organization[QM&AHO] – 6 months Distance LearningProgramme.
GREEN BELT LEAN SIX SIGMA PROGRAMME FORHEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALSAHA launched Lean Six Sigma programme during theyear conducted one programme attended by fiveparticipants.PGDHL PROGRAMME (Law)The programme has already been launched in the year2009 [August batch] with 10 candidates.Registration opened for 2013 batch.13
AHA conducted a number of ManagementDevelopment Programmes [12 days duration]during the years 2003 to 2005 and trained morethan 300 CMOs/ CDMOs/ Medical Officers throughWorld Bank Project of UPHSDP.Short Term Quality Management Programme forSenior Nursing Administrators .[3 Programmes - Every year]
Largely responsible for launchingNABH Programmes in India[Draft Standards initially prepared by AHA]
Meeting with QCIMay-99-Professional Institution  MCI, NCI,DCI, Defence, Railway, IMA, BIS, MOHFW, andother professional bodiesSept- 99 - AHA & NIHFW submitted proposalto GOI for laying down standards for Health CareOrganization
Nov-99- National conference TQMH by AHAchapter-LucknowApril-2002 - Launched – ICHA incollaboration with Professional Organization
31stDec. 2004.Draft Accreditation Manual for Hospitals Vol.I prepared andhanded over to IHCF( Indian Health care Federation). 12thJan 2005Draft Manual handed over by IHCF toQCIStandard prepared based on AHAManual
National Accreditation Board for Hospitalsand Health Care Providers launched on19.01.2006Academy of Hospital Administration as memberof NABH Board.Click:http://www.nabh.co/main/boardcomposition.asp
NABH [QCI] Guidelines availableas on date1. Guide book to NABH Standards on HospitalAccreditation 3rd Edition.2. Guide Book to NABH Standards for BLOOD BANK.3. Accreditation Standards for Small Health CareOrganizations [first edition launched on March-2008].4. Accreditation standards for DentalInstitutions/Hospitals / Centres5. Accreditation standards for Radio Imaging Services6. Accreditation standards for PHC CHCs.
LIST OF NABH PROJECTSUNDERTAKEN BY AHA ALL OVER INDIA
DELHI PROJECTS• MAULANA AZAD INSTITUTE OF DENTALSCIENCES [MAIDS]. AWARDED ACCREDITATION ON 13THDEC.2011.• INSITUTE OF HUMAN BEHAVIOUR AND ALLIEDSCIENCES [IHBAS]- AWARDED ACCREDITATION ON 7THFEB. 2012.• DADA DEV SHISHU CHIKITSALAYA [DDSC]DABRI- AWAITING REGULATORY COMPLIANCES FOR AWARD. PRE ASSESSMENT DONE WAITING FORACCREDITATION
GUJARAT HOSPITALS PROJECT MEDIACL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL BHAV NAGAR MEDICAL COLLEGE SURAT, DISTRICT HOSPITAL NAVSARI DENTAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL-AHMEDABADHOSPITAL FOR MENTAL HEALTH VADODRA,AWARDED ACCREDITATION
PHC/CHCs PROJECTS52 PHC/CHCs identified for NABH Project in thefirst phase few PHC/CHCs as decided by Govt. ofGujarat were taken by AHA for NABHconsultancy.
• Seminar Room [fully AC] with all modernequipment like LCD Projector, OHP, Audio-Viso etc.• Class room facility to accommodate 30participants in basement along with 2 facultyrooms.• Library with all modern books in the field ofHospital and Health Management.• Computer lab with internet facility.
• 16 Rooms [Air-conditioned Double bedded]with attached bathroom intercom facility.• Seminar Room - Guest waiting room withTV.• Class Room .• In-house dinning facilities.• 25 KVA Generator for power backup