• 11-13 November 2019
    Amman - Jordan
    Policy and Practice:
    A Partnership for
    Better Outcomes
    Accreditation and Patient Safety Right from the Beginning!
  • Keynote Speaker
  • 11-13 November 2019
    Amman - Jordan
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    Accreditation and Patient Safety Right from the Beginning!
Policy and Practice:
A Partnership for Better Outcomes

The 5th Quality Health Care Conference and Exhibition, Policy and Practice : A Partnership for Better Outcomes

Under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II and for the fifth time since 2010 this conference is set to be the premiere health care quality event of the year, providing a unique professional development and networking opportunity for all participants and healthcare stakeholders in Jordan and the Region.

The conferences of 2010, 2012, 2015 and 2017 hosted a mix of international, local and regional speakers, experts in the field of health care accreditation, quality improvement and patient safety. The conferences were attended by an average of 450-500 participants from the healthcare field including healthcare providers (doctors, nurses, technician…etc.), administrators and policy makers. 

The Steering Committee of the HCAC Fifth Quality Health Care Conference & Exhibition 2019 is chaired by Dr. Fawzi Al-Hammouri, Chairman of the Private Hospital Association. Co- Chaired by Her Excellency Dr. Rowaida Al Maaitah, Advisor to Her Royal Highness Princess Muna Al-Hussein and faculty member of the Jordan University of Science and Technology. 

The planning of the Conference & Exhibition combines a collaborative effort of committed individuals from world-renowned organizations with a vested interest in improving health care and outcomes for patients and communities by building cultures of quality and patient safety within organizations that provide health care services.

Conference dates: Nov 11,12 and13, 2019

Keynote speaker: Lord Nigel Crisp

  • Why/Who Can Attend
  • Program
  • Speakers
  • Steering Committees
  • Location

Why it’s important to attend this conference? / You Should NOT Miss It!

Quality and patient safety is a science and culture that is emerging rapidly with new approaches and successes. HCAC brings to your door step the international, regional and local best practices and innovations in order for you to adopt what suits you and to drive your entity to focus on patients and quality service.

This prestigious event once more aims to bring together leading scientists, public health experts and policy-makers. The conference will host a minimum of 500 attendees from Jordan and the region who are responsible for health care quality improvement and patient safety, providing a valuable opportunity to identify, meet and communicate with a variety of potential clients and existing customers.

The Conference will attract healthcare leaders (hospitals and PHC Directors) from all sectors, healthcare improvement experts, policy makers, quality improvement coordinators, infection prevention and control physicians and nurses, hospital department heads, patient safety experts, patients and their families, the academic community from medicine, nursing, pharmacists and allied health professions and students from Jordan and the region.

The Conference attracts quality improvement and patient safety decision-makers and influencers from the following areas:

Who Can attend?

  • Management: Including Chief Executives, Operational Directors, Hospital and Risk Managers.
  • Front Line: Medical Directors, Clinical Directors, Directors of Nursing, Quality and Safety Managers and Specialists.
  • Quality Safety Organizations: Government Organizations, Agencies, Researchers and Academics.
  • Policy and Decision Makers: Officials and key figures from Ministries of Health, CEOs of Accreditation Agencies from the region and the world, representatives and Program Directors from the International Society of Quality in Health Care (ISQua).


Keynote Speaker

Lord Nigel Crisp is an independent crossbench member of the House of Lords where he co-chairs the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Global Health. He also co-chairs Nursing Now, the global campaign on nursing.
He was previously Chief Executive of the English NHS and Permanent Secretary of the UK Department of Health - the largest health organization in the world with 1.3 million employees – where he led major reforms between 2000 and 2006.


Member Sector Position
Dr. Fawzi Al Hammouri Private Hospital Association Committee Chairperson
H.E Prof. Rowaida Al-Maaitah Academic Sector Committee Co-Chairperson
Dr. Emad Abu Eliaqen Ministry of Health Member
Dr. Adel Wahadneh Royal Medical Services Member
Dr. Haseeb Sahyoun  Syndicate of Laboratories Member
Ms. Ghada Kayyali WHO - Jordan Member
Dr. Sabri Hamzeh Expert Healthcare Member
Dr. Ibrahim Al-Faouri King Abdullah University Hospital Member
Dr. Mazen Arafeh Academic Sector Member
Dr. Eman Zmaily Academic Sector Member
Dr. Majeda Afeef AL- Ruzzieh King Hussein Cancer Center Member
Dr. Mohammad R. Tarawneh High Health Council Member
Ms. Daad Shokeh Jordan Nursing Council Member


Le Royal Amman Hotel / Zahran St, Amman


(06) 460 3000

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