Advance care planning is the process of thinking about, talking about and planning for future health care and end of life care. These sections provide information about ACP for consumers and clinicians.
Mortality review committees are statutory committees that review particular deaths, or the deaths of particular people, in order to learn how to best prevent these deaths.
Putting processes in place to ensure patients are given the right medication when they change from one care provider to another.
Reducing medication errors by standardising a medication chart to be used in all hospitals nationwide.
Making our health care systems more efficient and safer through the use of new technology.
Making sure health care providers have the latest information on high risk medicines.
This safety signal highlights the risk of wrong dose administration when metoprolol is prescribed.
Tall Man lettering is an error prevention strategy used to reduce the risk of look-alike and sound-alike medicine names errors.
Other projects that we're working on to reduce the number of medication errors.