Integrated Management System "Model Stampar"

Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health is the largest public health institution in Croatia.

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One of the distinguished Departments in the Institute is Department of Integrated Management System that has evolved from stand-alone function of quality assurance that existed in the Institute since 2000. Today, the Department is a leader of continuous improvements in all areas within the Institute, using guidelines for continuous quality improvement according to ISO 9004 and ISO 31000 risk management standards. Based on the proposal of the Department, in 2013 Institute Management made a decision to introduce integrated quality management system according to the unique Model Stampar, which was used as the substrate quality management system in testing laboratories established in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025 standard.

From 2014 until 2016 the Institute has been certified according to the following standards:

During the school year 2015/2016 Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health applied for participation in the international program of Eco-Schools developed by the Foundation for Environmental Education – FEE.

During regular internal training for environmental management system Eco Schools program for employees of the Institute will be implemented, as well as for apprentices and trainees. In May 2016 after planned audit of acquisition of Eco-school program the Institute obtained the Green Flag. Eco Schools program officially began in 1994 in Denmark, Germany, Greece and UK. Today Eco schools are managed in more than 59 countries all over the world that connect more than 46.000 schools.

International Eco-schools is a program designed for implementation of education guidelines about environment. The national coordinator of the Eco-schools in Croatia is Association “Lijepa nasa”. The schools are awarded with a green flag carrying an Eco-school sign, the certificate of the Foundation for Environment Education, the right to use the Eco-school sign and acquire the possibility of media publicity.

The Eco-schools Day will be held on the last Tuesday in February at a meeting of professional staff with presentation of annual indicators of the integrated management system by Model Stampar.

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The model of integrated management system developed at the Institute was promoted as Model Stampar. The Department of integrated management system offers its services in the Institutes Business Catalogue.

Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health takes effort to continuously improve the efficiency of employees by encouraging multidisciplinary teams to improve the quality of operations in order to establish TQM (total quality management) - Model Stampar.

According to the Institutes development strategy for the period until 2020 the integrated system will be extended to the application of OHSAS 18001 - Occupational health and safety Management System, SA 8000 - Social Responsibility and ISO 17065 - Conformity assessment – Requirements for bodies certifying products, processes and services. This work method opens possibilities for more efficient connections with institutions in Croatia and region in exchanging experience in the application of business management system according to the models of excellence through total quality management - TQM.

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