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ASQua is registered with the Registrar of Societies Malaysia on 28th June 2016

About us

The Asian Society for Quality in Health Care (ASQua) is a network of National Societies from the Asian region dedicated to the improvement of quality in healthcare at national and international levels. It was founded by a group of National Societies for quality in healthcare from Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, India, Taiwan and the Philippines, under the auspices of ISQua.  It is committed to the achievement of its aims through collaborative action within the network and in association with other health and quality related individuals and professional organisations in Asia.

On October 2006, during the 24th ISQua International Conference, a special session for regional and national quality healthcare societies was held in Boston, USA.  The session was chaired by the then President of ISQua, Dr John Helfrick and attended Prof Dr Bruce Barraclough, Current ISQua President, Ms Lee Tregleon, ISQua Chief Executive Officer, Dr Kulaveerasingam, Board Member and Councilor of Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (MSQH), Assoc Prof Dr M.A.Kadar Marikar, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Accreditation Committee of MSQH, Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Rana, Deputy Director, National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH) for India, Mr Santawat Asavaroengchai, Institute of Hospital Accreditation Thailand and Dr Cathy Wung, Chief Executive Officer, Taiwan Joint Commission on Hospital Accreditation. Dr Kulaveerasingam made a brief presentation on the formation of ASQua which was well received by Dr John Helfrick and Prof Dr Bruce Barraclough.

The Asian Society for Quality in Health Care (ASQua) is a network of National Societies from the Asian region dedicated to the improvement of quality in healthcare at national and international levels. It was founded by a group of National Societies for quality in healthcare from Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, India, Taiwan and the Philippines, under the auspices of ISQua.  It is committed to the achievement of its aims through collaborative action within the network and in association with other health and quality related individuals and professional organisations in Asia.

On October 2006, during the 24th ISQua International Conference, a special session for regional and national quality healthcare societies was held in Boston, USA.  The session was chaired by the then President of ISQua, Dr John Helfrick and attended Prof Dr Bruce Barraclough, Current ISQua President, Ms Lee Tregleon, ISQua Chief Executive Officer, Dr Kulaveerasingam, Board Member and Councilor of Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (MSQH), Assoc Prof Dr M.A.Kadar Marikar, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Accreditation Committee of MSQH, Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Rana, Deputy Director, National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH) for India, Mr Santawat Asavaroengchai, Institute of Hospital Accreditation Thailand and Dr Cathy Wung, Chief Executive Officer, Taiwan Joint Commission on Hospital Accreditation. Dr Kulaveerasingam made a brief presentation on the formation of ASQua which was well received by Dr John Helfrick and Prof Dr Bruce Barraclough.

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