The Textbook describes comprehensively about quality assurance and standards in Health and medical services. Covering history of quality ,quality Giants of world, Accreditation Board and certification authorities and procedures to get accreditation and certification. It describes how to achieve quality in Healthcare and medical services and keep enhancing the quality using standard techniques .It also describes the application of six sigma and Total quality management to achieve highest level of quality in service so that it may become the benchmark for other institutions.It also describes relevant rules and regulation, and law related to medical and health services which should be known to the quality activist in Healthcare.
Author is Head of Department and Associate Professor of Institute of human behavior and allied sciences Hospital New Delhi . He has vast experience with in Health and medical sciences for 35 years of which almost two decades as Head of the Department of Neurosurgery.Author is a renowned proponent of Quality Assurance in Healthcare. He has written three Books on Quality and Standards in Healthcare in Medical sciences specially Neurosciences and Neurosurgery apart from more than hundred scientific publications.