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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 125 online now

Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission
18 December 2020

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

Whakapai i te kounga te haumaru | Quality and safety improvement
  • End-of-year message from the Health Quality & Safety Commission
  • Consumer engagement quality and safety marker
  • Post-hui access to Ō tātou hiranga | What matters to us
  • Evaluation of Te Rā Haumaru Tūroro o Aotearoa | Aotearoa Patient Safety Day 2020
  • Mental health and wellbeing webinar recording available
  • Palace of Care – Farewell to Perlin Soong
  • Dr Derek Sherwood talks Choosing Wisely and advance care planning
Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm
  • Adverse events learning programme now delivered online
  • COVID-19 resource hub
  • Commission releases annual summary of adverse events data from 2019/20
  • Mental health and addiction quality improvement programme update
  • Consumers’ experience of seclusion
  • Primary care improvement case study: Gonville Health: Improving the patient enrolment process
  • Improving trauma care for critically bleeding patients: A national best-practice critical bleeding bundle of care with associated guidance and massive transfusion protocol
  • Māori advisory and consumer advisory groups hold final meetings for 2020
  • Maternity early warning system short-stay maternity vital signs chart
  • New MHA service network set to launch
Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary
  • Learning from COVID-19: Summary of feedback from the hospital and aged residential care surveys during the COVID-19 response to identify gaps and opportunities for improvement
  • Cheaper, better access needed for long-acting contraception
  • Hand hygiene compliance report 1 July–31 October 2020
  • QSM results July–September 2020
  • Australasian Institute of Clinical Governance Certificate in Clinical Governance course discount extended
Mahi ngātahi me mātou | Work with us
  • Manager, national mental health and addiction quality improvement programme (closes 5pm, Friday 8 January 2021)
  • Project manager, mental health and addiction (closes 5pm, Friday 8 January 2021)
Ngā hui huhua | Events
  • Open Forum: Resilient health care – embracing the future
  • Consumer Health Forum Summit 2021: Shifting Gears
  • Adverse event review workshops
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