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CUB-21 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Colaborating Centre in Hospital Organization, Management and Quality

Director / Head: 
  Dr Juan Luis de Pazos Carrazana
  Moises Santos Pena




Institution:
  Unidad Organizativa de Calidad
  Hospital Gustavo Alderegia Lima
Address:
  51A y 5 de septiembre
 
  Cienfuegos
Town:
  Cienfuegos
Country:
  CUBA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  43 51 8945
Fax:
  43 51 7387
Web Site:
  www.gal.sld.cu
Date of Designation:
  04/Dec/2009
Last Redesignation:
  04/Dec/2017
Expiry:
  04/Dec/2021
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with PAHO/WHO and participate in technical cooperation activities and projects for the improvement and efficiency of Integrated Health Services Delivery Networks. 
  2. To assist PAHO/WHO in the organization and development of the Patient Safety Strategy in all its components and especially the quality of health services. 
  3. Provide technical assistance to PAHO/WHO in strengthening information systems and research in hospitals and throughout health care networks. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health systems research & development 
  2. Patient safety 
  3. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Development and application of appropriate technology 
WHO Outputs:
  4.2.1 - Equitable integrated, people-centred service delivery systems in place in countries and public health approaches strengthened
  4.2.2 - Health workforce strategies oriented towards universal health coverage implemented in countries
  4.2.3 - Countries enabled to improve patient safety and quality of services, and patient empowerment within the context of universal health coverage
Responsible Officer:
  FABREGA Ricardo
Phone:
  +1 (202) 974-3062 x43062
Email:
  fabregar@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  MONTENEGRO VON MÜHLENBROCK Hernan Julio
Phone:
  +41 22 791 1465
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork