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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 114 online now

Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission
30 April 2020

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

This e-Digest contains images and content created before the announcement of physical distancing measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As such, some images may not adhere to the current recommendation to maintain physical distance of two metres.

Whakapai i te kounga me te haumaru | Quality and safety improvement

  • Consumer network welcomes new members
  • It’s all about the client for Timaru leadership award winner
  • What would you like me to do if your heart stops?
  • The Fono looks to extend award-winning quality improvement project’s reach
  • Plan helps whānau face an uncertain future
  • Advance care plans can help reduce stress and tension in families
  • Victory Square Pharmacy wins health innovation award
  • Serious Illness Conversations

Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm

  • Strength and balance for over 65s the focus of new TV show
  • No need to change patient deterioration early warning score parameters
  • Web pages to support care decisions in response to COVID-19
  • Medication alert 18: Thrombolysis for acute ischaemic stroke

Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary

  • COVID-19 resource hub
  • Quality and safety marker collection and reporting suspended until 30 June 2020
  • Quarterly national hand hygiene compliance report

Mahi ngātahi me mātou | Work with us

  • Call for nominations for the Family Violence Death Review Committee

Ngā hui huhua | Events

  • World Health Organization webinar series
  • International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare 2020
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