Samar Hassan

Senior Accreditation Officer

Healthcare Accreditation Council (HCAC)

Ms Samar is specialized in the design, training, and the evaluation of standards for quality and patient safety across health and social care institutions. Having begun her career in pharmacy, Ms Samar has focused on healthcare quality and performance improvement.  She is the technical lead for the design, development, and implementation of healthcare Quality Competitions at the Healthcare Accreditation Council (HCAC). And is heavily involved in research and write-ups on accreditation, patient safety, and quality improvement

Ms Samar has a master’s degree in healthcare quality management, and is a certified professional in healthcare quality (CPHQ), a fellow at the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua), and a healthcare safety ambassador at the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF).