From the 6th of June till the 9th of June
2018 the 12th Annual Meeting of the WAEH will be hosted by the Kellogg
Eye Center in Ann Arbor, USA. On Saturday June 9 there will be a special
track for nurses and techs! June 11, we will organize a special visit
to one of our other US members.
The themes of the 12th Annual Meeting of the WAEH are:
1. Philanthropy & Fundraising What can we learn from other industries and from each other?
2. New Business Models in Eye Care
3. Staff Roles in Eye Hospitals: Who does What?
4. Inspiring Hospital Designs
5. Innovations in Eye Care: from AI to Robotics
6. How to Improve Safety and Quality in Eye Hospitals Worldwide?
Patient Safety suggestions:
Prevention of: wrong site injections; surgery; surgical/procedural infections
Quality Improvements: Process improvements; Staff education; What challenges have you conquered?
DEADLINE: 15 January 2018
Want to know more about the 2018-meeting? We will publish all needed information on our website: WAEH 2018
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