Netherlands, Utrecht

Quality Management in Training and Patient Care General Practice

when 4 July 2016 - 15 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 1295

In the first week of this course we will address important issues related to the development of a high quality academic training program for general practice. Principles of teaching and training, the content of a solid curriculum, aspects of student assessment and quality assurance within educational organizations will be discussed. You are provided with knowledge to draft the 'optimal' specialty training for general practice.

The second week will focus on different aspects of quality assessment in primary health care: the impact of professional guidelines, quality management programs, development of indicators and visitation. You are challenged to assess the quality of care in a real clinical practice, by performing your own official visitation.

Course leader

Prof. dr. Roger Damoiseaux, prof. dr. Niek de Wit en dr. Saskia van Vugt

Target group

International audience of primary care physicians (general practitioners, family physicians) with sufficient proficiency in English reading and writing.

Course aim

The aim of the course is to make family doctors familiar with the basic issues related to development of high quality primary health care. We will raise your awareness on principles of specialty training for doctors to become general practitioners and give insight in the Dutch quality management and assessment systems in primary care.

Fee info

EUR 1295: Course + course materials + housing
EUR 945: Course + course materials

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