Croatian Hospital Sv. Katarina awarded the prestigious “Global Healthcare Accreditation”

first_imgThis year’s jubilee “10th World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress” held in Los Angeles, organized by the Medical Travel Association, is attended by more than two thousand leading people in the medical tourism industry.During the plenary session of the Special Hospital Sv. Katarina and one of the leading American health institutions, Cleveland Clinic, have been awarded the prestigious “Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA)”. The significance of this news is best illustrated by the fact that in addition to the Special Hospital Sv. Katarina and Cleveland Clinic are the only two other health institutions in the world to receive this accreditation. Thus, the Special Hospital Sv. Katarina became the first European hospital with this accreditation. “The accreditation with which we were awarded is proof that the hospital Sv. Katarina has a great international reputation and meets high clinical standards of excellence in providing health services. We are proud to be the bearers of Global Healthcare Accreditation because it confirms our continued commitment to providing superior service as well as systematic care for patient safety to the highest international standards.”, Said Jadranka Primorac, member of the Management Board of Sv. Catherine.Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA) is intended for healthcare institutions that want to achieve excellence and top quality in the management of healthcare processes, and ensure the continuity of safe and effective healthcare for patients according to the requirements of the global medical tourism market. The GHA aims to enable each accredited institution to achieve top results in the provision of health services by monitoring the daily work processes.Special Hospital Sv. Katarina is a European center of excellence and a member of the prestigious family of The Leading Hospitals of The World. The hospital is a teaching base of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Split, the Faculty of Medicine, University of Osijek, the Department of Biotechnology, University of Rijeka and the Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb and Split. In 2015, the International Certification Association (ICERTIAS) declared the hospital the best private hospital in the Republic of Croatia. In evaluating the best “brands” in Croatia, the Special Hospital Sv. In 2016 and 2017, Katarina achieved the status of Superbrands in the category of medicine. In April 2017 in London, the hospital was awarded the prestigious “Best Regional Hospital Award” in recognition of excellence recognized at the European level in the quality of service.The most important thing for the development of health tourism is top, professional, world-accredited and certified special hospitals, but in order to talk about health tourism we must complete the whole story, and hospitals should be and focus on what they are, not out of necessity. needs develop the destination themselves and invest unnecessary and unnatural resources by investing in the roles of tourist boards and agencies.We have everything again, but there are tons, but no pictures.Related news:NEVENKA KOVAČ, SB MEDICO: WE HAVE A LOT OF STORIES ABOUT STRATEGIES AND POSSIBILITIES OF HEALTH TOURISM, AND TOO MUCH WORK IS IN THE FIELDPOLYCLINIC BAGATIN NAMED THE BEST INTERNATIONAL CLINIC FOR AESTHETIC SURGERYHEALTH TOURISM – AN OPPORTUNITY WE MUST NOT MISSlast_img read more

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GOLF NEWS: VINCENT MCGLYNN WINS THE OPEN COMPETITION AT BARNHILL

first_imgLetterkenny Golf NotesWednesday 23rd Open, sponsored by Inishowen Motors-Letterkenny Kia/Nissan, Letterkenny, recorded over one hundred and thirty competitors with one of the home club’s most consistent members taking top honours.Despite a few double bogeys on the front nine, there was no doubt that “that” birdie at the par three 5th hole gave Doley Higgins [22] the win by just one point, recording 22pts on the back nine to pip Michael Mc Elhinney [16] who returned 41pts. Despite returning 23pts on back nine, it was the double bogey at 9th which caused Michael to lose out.Relegated to third place on BOT was Michael O’Donnell [13] whose birdie at 2nd, followed immediately by bogey at 3rd, gave him 21pts on front nine but a disappointing bogey at 18th blew his chances.In fourth place was Brendan Duffy [11] with 40pts and gross prize was won by Jamie Foley [3].With the Friday “meal deal” re-starting, it was club stalwart, single handicapper Kevin Kiely [6] who “beat the heat” to take top spot on the podium with a gross 79. With another entry breaking the one hundred mark, Saturday’s Open, sponsored by Mc Gettigan’s Bar, Clanree Hotel, saw another club favourite Bobby Shiels [17], getting back into winning ways with a solid score of 43pts.Despite an uncharacteristic double bogey at 4th hole, Bobby pulled one shot back with a birdie at 7th for an outward nine of 23pts.Thinking he had blown his chances with a “blank” at 10th followed by another double bogey at 11th, Bobby steadied the swing to record 20pts on back nine and an overall winning score of 43pts.In runners-up spot was Ulster Cup team panelist Nicholas Millier [14] who, with early back-to-back birdies at 4th & 5th holes, returned 23pts on front nine, only to slip up on 10th with a double bogey and return a 42pt finish.Claiming third spot was the ever consistant Michael-Boucher Hayes [14] with 40pts., returning a winning score for the second week running. With the climate turning to rain on Sunday, the Value Centre Wholesale sponsored Open belonged to the single handicappers, with “the long fellow” Vincent Mc Glynn [7] taking top spot with a “professional” type scorecard that read thirteen pars and one birdie thru 14th [34pts], only to blemish it with three bogeys in the closing four holes for a return of 41pts.Two points behind was another club team stalwart Eamon Mc Glinchey [6] with 39pts., who erased a double bogey at 3rd with birdies at 4th & 7th, returning 20pts on front nine and finishing the inward nine with a birdie at 16th and bogey at 17th to secure runners-up spot.Monday 28th saw a large turnout of Juniors for their Monday Holiday competition and congratulations go to Ronan Daly [25] who pipped Brian Diver [25] to first prize on BOT, both players finishing on 39pts over eighteen holes.Team News: Following on from their two matches to three defeat at Rosapenna, the club’s Donegal League team’s return match at home on Thursday saw them battling their way through to the semi finals when they will now play Buncrana Golf Club. It is the first time since 1998/99 that the club team have reached this round, this year under the captaincy of the shrewd Gerard Duffy.The standard of golf in the first match on Thursday last was made of Ryder Cup proportions, with no less than 15 birdies recorded through 13 holes, and Letterkenny team members Eamonn Mc Dermott and Jamie Foley returning 10 under gross for 16 holes.Also achieving matchplay notoriety at the highest level are Letterkenny’s two young juvenile members Christopher Duffy and Jack Patton, who were 4 under par for their match. Congratulations and future success to the team panel and captain Gerard.Juveniles: will be having their Junior Captain’s prize over next weekend with the young juniors on Sunday evening, 3rd August and the 9/11/18 hole comp. taking place on Tuesday 5th.Diary Dates: Saturday 2nd August Open will be sponsored by Highland Radio and Wednesday 6th Open sponsored by EMC Construction.Letterkenny Golf Club will host the annual Ladies and Gents Open on Bank Holiday Monday, 4th August, in aid of the Friends of St. Lukes, organised by Mick Gallagher. Entry fee: €10 members, visitors €20; Please support this worthy charity.GOLF NEWS: VINCENT MCGLYNN WINS THE OPEN COMPETITION AT BARNHILL was last modified: July 29th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:BarnhillgolfNoticesSportlast_img read more

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Basena names 20 to face Pharaohs in Alexandria

first_imgUganda cranes coach Moses Basena and ex-captain Ibrahim Sekagya share tactics during training at Namboole. Photo by Shaban Benteke.Uganda Cranes coach Moses Basena has named a squad of 20 players to travel to Alexandria Egypt for the fourth game of the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign.Uganda tops Group E with seven points, one ahead of Egypt who they face in a return leg on Tuesday. Ghana are third in the group with Congo Brazzavile trailing the group.Captain and goalkeeper Dennis Onyango who made world class saves on Thursday at Namboole as Cranes edged The Pharaohs 1-0 thanks to an Emma Okwi superb goal will lead the troops.The squad set to fly out of the country on Sunday morning has three goalkeepers, including Isma Watenga and Benjamin Ochan with Ethiopian based Robert Odongkara dropped.The final squad was released after a training session on Saturday morning at the Mandela National stadium, Namboole.Uganda Cranes team that beat the Pharaohs on Thursday. Courtesy photoSelected Cranes squadGoalkeepers: Denis Onyango, Ismail Watenga and Benjamin OchanOut field players: Nico Wakiro Wadada, Godfrey Walusimbi, Isaac Isinde, Murushid Juuko, Wasswa Hassan Mawanda, Khalid Aucho, Emmanuel Arnold Okwi, Faruku Miya, Derrick Nsibambi,  Joseph Benson Ochaya, Bernard Muwanga, Ivan Ntege, Muzamiru Mutyaba, William Luwagga Kizito, Milton Karisa, Isaac Muleme and Geoffrey Sserunkuma.Commentslast_img read more

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