Serious adverse events are events which have generally resulted in harm to patients. This report details serious and sentinel events in district health boards (DHBs) in the year 2012 to 2013. The media release relating to the report can be found here.

The links below will take you to DHB websites, where details of individual cases are set out.

Each DHB has released a brief description of each of the serious adverse events it has reported. A summary document giving details of these descriptions of serious adverse events is available here.

Last updated 07/03/2018