Through its health quality intelligence programme, the Commission establishes baseline measures and indicators which can be used to assess the quality of the health and disability system.

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Third annual update on increasing transparency in New Zealand health care

27 Aug 2019, Health Quality Intelligence

This is the third annual update as required by the Ombudsman from the Ministry of Health and the Health Quality & Safety Commission (the Commission) on the sector’s progress towards increasing transparency of health data in New Zealand by June 2021.

Programme related news

New portal for quality and safety marker data

22 Jan 2019, Health Quality Intelligence

The Commission has developed a new online portal to make it easier for district health boards (DHBs) to submit data for its quality and safety markers (QSMs).