Featured, Building Leadership & Capability
On International Women’s Day, the Health Quality & Safety Commission (the Commission) is highlighting the importance of having wāhine Māori and Pacific women in leadership positions to improve the quality, safety and equity of the health system.
5 Mar 2021, Aotearoa Patient Safety Day
As we begin planning for Aotearoa Patient Safety Day, we are seeking sector feedback on the ways we communicate our messages and the resources we provide, so we can design a campaign which is relevant to you and your organisation's priorities.
4 Mar 2021, Pressure Injury Prevention
In December 2020 the notification form for pressure injuries stage 3 and above was updated. The form now includes a section for reporting of mucosal pressure injuries.
25 Feb 2021, Partners in Care
Lack of awareness and support are two of the biggest hurdles faced by consumers and whānau affected by a rare disease, disorder or health condition. This Sunday 28 February is international Rare Disease Day which raises awareness for rare diseases.
18 Feb 2021
The latest issue of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's e-digest for the period of 28 January–17 February 2021 is now available online.
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