Patient safety

Launch of the Global Patient Safety Challenge 2005-2006

Valletta, Malta
30 November 2006

As part of a national three-day meeting of the VI Malta Medical School Conference, 30 November- 3 December 2006, Director General & Chief Government Medical Officer, Dr. Ray Busuttil, signed a statement committing to take action on health care-associated infection in Malta, as part of the Global Patient Safety Challenge 2005-2006.

Sir Liam Donaldson who presented on the World Alliance for Patient Safety and its flagship programme the Global Patient Safety Challenge received the signed statement in the presence of Hon. H.D. Amato, Parliamentary Secretary in Ministry of Health, Mr. Frank Mifsud, Permanent Secretary in Ministry of Health and many other high-level participants.