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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 93 online now

Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission
20 December 2018

Ngā ihirangi | In this issue

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

  • Questions to ponder in 2019 from Partners in Care
  • Give germs a break this holiday!
  • Whakakotahi 2019 shortlist announced
  • Kia kōrero | Let’s talk advance care planning campaign to launch in February 2019
  • Patient Safety Week 2018 evaluation
  • ACP level 1A training administration guide
  • National hand hygiene compliance report 1 July–31 October 2018
  • Cardiac surgery implementation manual | Pukapuka aratohu whakahaere poka manawa

Whakaheke mōrearea | Reducing harm

  • Survey gives insights into staff views on mental health and addiction services
  • Presentations from Delivering resilient health care: a workshop with Professor Erik Hollnagel
  • Adverse events increase reflects improved reporting systems
  • An innovative approach to meals
  • Presentations from the 2018 Quality Improvement Scientific Symposium

Pūrongo me te whakamārama | Reporting and commentary

  • Open4Results – December 2018
  • Infection and antibiotic use following major surgery Atlas domain updated
  • Quality and safety markers July–September 2018
  • Commission vacancy

Ngā hui huhua | Events

  • Upcoming events calendar
  • Continuing the conversation: A Choosing Wisely forum
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