Wi Keelan, kaumatua and clinical advisor
The Aged Residential Care programme is keen to profile the good work being done in the sector. We’re inviting organisations to share examples of best practice by blogging on our website.
TEAM is an acronym for together everyone achieves more. To accomplish anything, the group or team needs a shared problem or a goal to work towards, and all the necessary...
I’ve been thinking about the saying, ‘Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life’.
Dr Belinda Loring is medical advisor for the Choosing Wisely campaign. She discusses the patient resources available to promote campaign messages, and the evidence for their effectiveness.
Pictured above: Jane Vella-Brincat (pharmacist) and Lisa Bee (nurse educator).
Dr Kate Wang is General Manager, Quality at the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.
Falls was an entirely new area for me when I was appointed to a new nurse educator role at Lakes District Health Board (DHB) in May 2017.
The World Health Organization checklist was created to start our work and build a foundation of safety for our patients. It established the important role of teamwork and communication in providing high quality safe care.