Increased to 230 the number of hospitals to measure women in Italy, health facilities rewarded with stickers pink . A growing number comforting, which shows a growing attention to the health of women. 230 hospitals distributed throughout the country are entered in the special list compiled by Onda, the National Observatory on woman hospital, which awarded again this year “stickers pink”, an important recognition given to health facilities more responsive to women’s needs .

What are pink stickers?

Prestigious awards, which reward hospitals pay more attention to women’s health: the “pink stickers” are assigned to hospitals closer to the needs of women. The evaluation and assignment of toll is entrusted to a multidisciplinary committee composed of experts from various fields, doctors, psychologists, sociologists, and representatives of the institutions.


The hospitals are candidates, the Board shall consider each application and determines the allocation of recognition, which can vary from a minimum of a stamp, up to a maximum of three. Once you have assigned the stamps, which are valid for a year, the committee’s work does not stop, because the activity of the structures reviewed constantly monitored in order to verify that every promise be kept. The hospitals are rewarded those who demonstrate a high degree of attention to the woman, not only with regard to the disease typically feminine, but in terms of diversification of care, because many disorders have characteristics generally should not be underestimated .

Each stamp his selection criteria. To win a stamp: the presence of Units, from a minimum of one to a maximum of three, dedicated to the care of female-specific diseases; application of the Lea, the essential levels of assistance, with particular reference to the appropriateness of the services provided and guaranteed; accreditation and certification to the requirements laid down by the hotel and structural regulations. In order to grow to around two plugs, as well as having all the requirements to help you get a stamp rose, you must: have an Ethics Committee with at least three female members; have nursing staff mainly consists of women; ensure structural features, services tailored to the woman and ethnic characteristics.