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Call for nominations for the Maternal Mortality Review Working Group
Call for nominations for the Maternal Mortality Review Working Group of the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee.
October 2016 'Let's Talk Triggers' out now
The October 2016 edition of Let's Talk Triggers, a quarterly newsletter from the Commission's Global Trigger Tools programme containing updates, trigger tool tips, featured articles and other items on patient safety.
Health Quality & Safety Commission e-update, Issue 56 online now
Issue 56 of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's e-update is now available online.
Commission celebrates infection prevention work in International Infection Prevention Week
The Health Quality & Safety Commission says the New Zealand health sector has made significant improvements in patient safety as International Infection Prevention Week begins.
Everyone needs to have a conversation about death and dying
Conversations about death and dying are important for everyone to have, says Dr Will Cairns, statewide clinical lead for end-of-life care and palliative care specialist in Queensland, Australia.
Commission supports World Osteoporosis Day
The Health Quality & Safety Commission supports the International Osteoporosis Foundation’s World Osteoporosis Day on 20 October 2016, as part of its ongoing commitment to an integrated approach to falls and fracture management in New Zealand.
Inaugural hip fracture registry annual report released
The inaugural annual report for the Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry was released in September and four hospitals from New Zealand feature in the report.
Commission’s falls prevention work profiled at international forum
The Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Reducing Harm from Falls programme had a poster accepted at the British Medical Journal International Forum on Quality and Safety in Singapore.
Vicki Culling awarded a Winston Churchill Memorial Trust fellowship
Health Quality & Safety Commission consumer network member Vicki Culling was awarded a Winston Churchill Memorial Trust fellowship to travel to the UK and USA.
Consumer reports from the 2016 APAC Forum
Three members of the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s consumer network attended the recent 2016 APAC Forum in Sydney.