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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 91 online now

Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission
08 November 2018

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

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

  • Cute but nasty germs on the loose this week!
  • Are you giving germs a hand?
  • School kids get the message about antibiotics
  • Commission chair appointed Deputy Dean at the University of Auckland

Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm

  • Consumer council meetings spark knowledge transfer and collaboration
  • Aged residential care quality improvement programme charter
  • Presentations from the mental health and addiction learning session
  • Seven draft Frailty Care Guides now available for review testing
  • Consumer network creates links with Health Consumer Advisory Service
  • Call for new consumer council members – Counties Manukau Health

Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary

  • Kei te pīrangi mātau ki te rongo korero i a koe | Have your say about health care services
  • Flyers promoting the patient experience survey now available
  • Whanganui DHB: Improving service transitions through focusing on CHOICE
  • National patient experience survey: Results for patients treated in August 2018
  • MidCentral DHB: Reducing readmission rates amongst high-end users
  • Work with us

Ngā hui huhua | Events

  • Upcoming events calendar
  • 8th Biennial Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference
  • Patient deterioration New Zealand: Current state and future developments
  • Delivering resilient health care – a workshop with Professor Erik Hollnagel
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