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Sector feedback on approach for Te Rā Haumaru Tūroro o Aotearoa | Aotearoa Patient Safety Day

Aotearoa Patient Safety Day
05 March 2021

The theme for Te Rā Haumaru Tūroro | Aotearoa Patient Safety Day is maternal and newborn safety. This aligns with the recently announced theme of the World Health Organization’s Global Patient Safety Day and will be held on Friday 17 September 2021.

Details on the exact wording of the theme and campaign slogan are yet to be confirmed.

As we begin planning for Aotearoa Patient Safety Day, we want to know what you think is most important, so we can design a campaign which is relevant to you and your organisation’s priorities. Therefore, we are seeking your feedback on the ways we communicate Aotearoa Patient Safety Day messages and the resources we provide.

Please fill in our short feedback form, the results of which will directly inform our campaign planning.

The form will take approximately three minutes to complete; we would appreciate your feedback by Monday 22 March 2021.

Fill in our feedback form here [link disabled, this survey is closed].