Health Quality & Safety Commission e-update, Issue 42 online now

4 Jun 2015 | Health Quality & Safety Commission

The latest issue of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's e-update for the period of 11–31 May 2015 is now available online.

In this issue:

  • Individual surgeons' performance data of limited value, says Dr Atul Gawande
  • Dr Atul Gawande makes the case for bananas, cocktails and cookies
  • Dr Atul Gawande emphasises the fundamental importance of system-building
  • Countdown to learning session two
  • Issue 14 of Medication Safety Watch out now
  • Call for submission of confusing look-alike medicine name pairs
  • Fewer surgical site infections bring benefits to many
  • Consultation on draft clinical care standard for hip fracture
  • Atlas domains updated
  • 'From Atlas to Action' workbook
  • Sponsorship for consumers and providers to attend the 4th APAC Forum
  • Partners in Care programme to launch consumer guide for DHBs
  • Open for better care campaign updates
  • and much more!

Click here to read the e-update.

Last updated 04/06/2015