Internal Disaster Preparedness and Management

IHCM Webinars

June 03, 2021 - 16:00 - 17:00

Topic Description :

Internal Disaster Preparedness and Management

Learning Objectives:

  • Definition of disaster
  • Risk assessment in Hospitals
  • Preparing the disaster management plan
  • Components of disaster management plan
  • Mock drills
  • Learning from disasters- case studies

Speakers :

Dr. Lallu Joseph

Dr. Lallu Joseph
Quality Manager & Associate General Superintendent, CMC Vellore



Dr. Lallu Joseph is the Quality Manager and Accreditation Co-ordinator of Christian Medical College, Vellore, which is the largest hospital in the country to be accredited by National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH). Prior to joining healthcare, she was the vice president of a software company and was a teaching assistant at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. A Mechanical Engineer by profession, she went on to complete her masters and doctorate in business administration and a diploma in CQI from the Canadian Healthcare Administration. A keen learner, she completed the one year Executive General Management Program (EGMP) of IIM, Bangalore in 2016.

She has many book chapters and publications to her credit and was part of developing the entry level guidelines of NABH standards, a joint initiative of NABH and world bank. She was involved in overseeing the implementation of QMS in selected Government Hospitals of Karnataka through Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organizations (CAHO) as part of a world bank funded project and a part of the task force of Karnataka Knowledge Commission Implementation on procedural costing. She developed the Basic and advance Certified Professionals for Quality Implementation in Hospitals (CPQIH) programs for CAHO, which are well sought after and also 7 one day programs of CAHO

A passionate teacher and trainer, she is involved in training quality implementation across the country through NABH,CAHO, AHPI and also the faculty of many hospital administration programs. She is the principal assessor of NABH and a trainer for NABH. She is the Secretary General of the CAHO

The best out going student of VIT Business school in 2000, she has won many awards and is the proud recipient of the young quality achiever award of 2016 and the Dr. M.S. Ashraf Award, Indian Medical Association, TN State for 2018.

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