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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 122 online now

Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission
15 October 2021

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

Whakapai i te kounga te haumaru | Quality and safety improvement
  • Consumer video: How Ali Sinclair contributed to a quality improvement project in Nelson
  • Sixth annual quality improvement scientific symposium cancelled
  • Storyboard available for Taumarunui Community Kokiri Trust's Whakakotahi quality improvement project
  • Storyboard available for Te Whānau-ā-Apanui's Whakakotahi quality improvement project
Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm
  • Hand washing and hand rub posters available
  • Partnership with the University of Otago to deliver trauma patient reported outcomes project
  • Māori experiences of rehabilitation from major trauma project
  • Update on Te Rā Haumaru Tūroro o Aotearoa | Aotearoa Patient Safety Day – October 2020
Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary
  • Quality and safety marker results April–June 2020
  • Primary care patient experience survey: methodology and procedures updated
  • Adult hospital inpatient experience survey: methodology and procedures updated
  • New Choosing Wisely pharmacy recommendations
Mahi ngātahi me mātou | Work with us
  • Calls for expressions of interest: specialist secondary care paediatric nurse (closes 5pm Friday 16 October 2020)
  • Project Manager (Clinical) Aged Residential Care (closes 5pm, Friday 16 October 2020)
  • Vacancy for Medical Director and Executive Lead, Quality Systems Group (closes Weds 4 November 2020)
Ngā hui huhua | Events
  • NZ Pressure Injury Symposium
  • Aotearoa Patient Safety Day webinar
  • Ō tātou hiranga | What matters to us hui
  • Open Forum: Resilient health care – embracing the future
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