Health Quality & Safety Commission e-update, Issue 55 online now

26 Sep 2016

The latest issue of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's e-update for the period of 5–25 September 2016 is now available online.

In this issue:

  • Arthur's helping to spread the word on advance care planning
  • ACP national forum: Call for posters
  • A vision for quality improvement in primary care
  • Whakakotahi applications are in!
  • Consumer representative receives award for improving hospital waiting areas
  • Change to orthopaedic surgery reporting
  • Presentations from the workshop on reducing harm from healthcare associated infections
  • Show your support for International Infection Prevention Week
  • Waikato DHB's success with frontline ownership
  • Family Violence Death Review Committee welcomes law changes
  • Professor Anne Duggan on understanding and acting on variation
  • New Zealand supports new Australian standard to improve hip fracture care
  • One week left to register for safe surgery workshops with Prof Cliff Hughes
  • Get your thinking caps on for our exciting Patient Safety Week competitions!

Read issue 55 of the Commission e-update.

Last updated 26/09/2016