Making hospitals
safer and better…

What we do

COHSASA works to strengthen and improve
health systems through standardisation, quality improvement, and accreditation.

Improving healthcare. One facility at a time.

A quick guide


Why Use

COHSASA is the only internationally-recognised, quality improvement accreditation body for healthcare facilities in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The COHSASA Mission

To assist healthcare facilities in Africa and developing countries to deliver quality healthcare through sustained improvement, using internationally recognised standards, patient safety principles, and operational research.

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Our Insights and Articles

Over 600 facilities have participated in the COHSASA programme in the past two decades.

Is healthcare accreditation worth it?

Is healthcare accreditation worth it?

In this impressive article we interview six of COHSASA’s top accredited South African private hospitals and how they managed to operate along with testimonies of the benefits of accreditation.

Our Partners in Healthcare Improvement

Our Clients