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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 127 online now

Health Quality & Safety Commission
18 February 2021

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

Whakapai i te kounga te haumaru | Quality and safety improvement
  • Commission farewells outgoing consumer advocate
  • Australasian Institute of Clinical Governance NZ facilitator faculty expression of interest – deadline extended
Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm
  • An example of effective consumer engagement by HUCHS
  • New anti-staphylococcal bundle aims to reduce surgical site infections in New Zealand hospitals
  • Orthopaedic data collection made simpler
  • Primary care improvement case study: Tongan Health Society: Improving medicine access in primary care for Pacific peoples
  • Primary care improvement case study: Taumarunui Community Kokiri Trust: He Mate Huka Oranga – a project to keep well with diabetes
  • National medication chart toolkit, user guide and medication charting standard (updated February 2021)
Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary
  • Urgent action needed to address ongoing inequity in maternity sector
Mahi ngātahi me mātou | Work with us
  • Neonatal nurse practitioner to join the Neonatal Encephalopathy Working Group (NEWG)
  • Level 2 paediatrician to join the NEWG
  • Obstetric physician to join the Maternal Mortality Review Working Group.
Ngā hui huhua | Events
  • Quality improvement scientific symposium virtual sessions
  • PMMRC webinar: Doing things differently
  • Open Forum: Resilient health care – embracing the future
  • Consumer Health Forum Summit 2021: Shifting Gears
  • Adverse event review workshops
  • AICG patient safety and quality care symposium
  • International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare
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