hospital twinning

hospital twinning

The sharing of resources between two or more hospitals, typically one in an urban, industrialized area and another in a less developed country or region. Twinning is a practice designed to make the technical expertise, infrastructure, and human resources of industrialized health care available to areas with extensive health care needs but relatively limited assets.
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The main areas of cooperation include the following: Non-communicable diseases, including child cardiovascular diseases and cancer; Drug Regulation and Pharmaceutical quality control; Communicable Diseases; Maternal, child and neonatal health; Hospital twinning for exchange of good practices and Training in administration and management of health services and Hospitals.
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