Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 136, 5 August–26 August 2021

27 Aug 2021

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

Support for people working in health during the COVID-19 pandemic

Whakapai i te kounga me te haumaru | Quality and safety improvement
  • Partners in Care programme to strengthen the consumer and whānau voice in Aotearoa New Zealand’s future health system
  • Whenua ki te whenua ‒ an advance care planning guide for whānau
  • Case study: Supporting better information for palliative care
  • Ngāti Kahungunu Whānau Services ‒ kaupapa Māori ways of working during lockdown
  • Te Rā Haumaru Tūroro o Aotearoa | Aotearoa Patient Safety Day 2021 postponed
Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm
  • Successful Safe Surgery NZ programme finishes
  • Open Book: Extravasation injury during surgery
  • Improving surgical teamwork and communication: A guide to preparing and implementing
  • Recognition and response system retrospective case note review template
Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary
  • Maternity support for women during COVID-19 (poster for maternity services)
Ngā hui huhua | Events
  • International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare (Australasia) 2021 (8–10 September 2021)
  • 2021 New Zealand Melanoma Summit (10–12 September 2021)
  • Quality improvement scientific symposium 2021 (17 November 2021)
  • New Zealand Sepsis Conference 2021: Challenges for New Zealand (18 November 2021)
  • Open Forum: Resilient health care – embracing the future (23 November 2021)
  • International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare (Asia) 2021 (25–27 November 2021)
  • Submissions and registrations open for the ninth biennial Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference (29 November–3 December 2021)
  • Using restorative approaches to heal and learn: Humanising harm (9 December 2021)

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Last updated 27/08/2021