Learn more about the different work programmes the Commission has.
The way we think about safety in the health sector has changed over recent years. We are increasingly recognising the health care system is a complex system that constantly adapts to change.
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Partners in Care
Our programme’s aim is to ensure consumer and whānau engagement in the planning, delivery, and monitoring of health services and therefore a higher quality and safer health system.
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Improved service delivery
The Commission engages with the sector to improve the delivery of health care services though specific quality improvement programmes.
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Read the latest news from the Commission.
New Measures Library available from 1 July
The Health Quality & Safety Commission will begin publishing a Health Quality Measures Library on 1 July 2022. This is a centralised, easy-to-access information resource that provides data visualisations and narratives to support understanding and us
Consumer health forum Aotearoa update – May 2022
Read the latest update about the consumer health forum Aotearoa from the Partners in Care programme.
Issue #5 | news from the Health Quality & Safety Commission
Read issue #5 of our newsletter which contains updates, news and events from our work streams and programmes.
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- Aotearoa New Zealand national point prevalence survey of healthcare-associated infections | Tiro whānui ā-motu mō te maimoa hauora – mate urutā
- Ngā whānau Māori wheako ki te tauwhiro pāmamae me te whakaoranga | Whānau Māori experiences of major trauma care and rehabilitation
- Zero seclusion: Safety and dignity for all – change package | Aukatia te noho punanga: Noho haumanu, tū rangatira mō te tokomaha – mōkī aroha
Exploring the impact of aged residential care and older Māori
This webinar will present high level findings of the Older Māori and aged residential care in Aotearoa report.
International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare (Sydney) 2022
The Health Quality & Safety Commission is proud to be a New Zealand partner for the International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare 2022, which is being held in Sydney on 6–8 June.