Serious and sentinel 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 2011 to 2012. The media release relating to the report can be found here.

The links below will take you to graphs showing DHB serious and sentinel events for 2011–12. Also on these pages are a link to the DHB websites, where details of individual cases are set out.


Last updated 07/03/2018