Presentations from safe use of opioids collaborative: learning session two

7 Jul 2015 | Medication Safety

Presentations from learning session two, for the Health Quality & Safety Commission's safe use of opioids national collaborative.

Day one

9:30am Tu Williams, Chair, Te Roopu Māori, Health Quality & Safety Commission Mihimihi
9:40am Carmela Petagna, Senior Portfolio Manager, Health Quality & Safety Commission Welcome

Dr Nigel Millar, Chief Medical Officer, Canterbury District Health Board (DHB)

Opening address 



Carmela Petagna

Prem Kumar, Quality Improvement Advisor, Health Quality & Safety Commission

Collaborative update 

National picture 

10:20am Break  
10:50am Margaret's story A consumer's opioid experience
11:00am Charlotte Foley, Quality Facilitator Medicine and Mental Health Services, Lakes DHB Case study – measurement 
11:10am Dr John Krueger, Institute for Healthcare Improvement Measures, data collection, baseline data and graphs
12:10pm Avril Lee, Collaborative Clinical Lead, Health Quality & Safety Commission Review of measures, data collection, baselines and graphs in harm groups
1:10pm Lunch break
2:10pm Judy Leader, Nurse Practitioner - Pain Management, MidCentral DHB Case study – driver diagrams
2:20pm Dr John Krueger Developing effective change using driver diagrams
3:00pm Break
3:20pm Avril Lee & Prem Kumar Review of theory and change ideas (driver diagram) in harm groups 
4:20pm Carmela Petagna Summary of the day, Q&A 
4:30pm Tu Williams Closing karakia


Day two

8:30am Dr John Barnard, Medication Safety Clinical Lead, Health Quality & Safety Commission Welcome 
8:35am Learnings and perspectives – collaboratives from other countries

Dorthe Tomsen (Denmark)

Frank Federico (IHI)


Caroline Tilah, Acting Director (Operations) / Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QIPS) Directorate, Capital & Coast DHB

Billy Allan, Chief Pharmacist, Hawke’s Bay DHB

Kim Caffell, Patient Safety and Policy Advisor, Southern DHB

Case study – PDSA 1

Case study – PDSA 2

Case study – PDSA 3

9:30am Break
10:00am Dr John Krueger Accelerating learning using Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle
11:00am Dr John Krueger Model for improvement simulation 
12:00pm Lunch break
12:50pm Avril Lee Storyboard review 

Avril Lee

Ros Morell, Patient Safety Manager, Waikato DHB

Improved health care outcomes through inter-professional collaboration

Case study – teamwork

1:35pm Dr John Krueger, Avril Lee & Prem Kumar Planning for action period two – breakout session 
3:05pm John Kristiansen, Collaborative Project Manager, Health Quality & Safety Commission Next steps
3:15pm Carmela Petagna Closing comments
3:25pm Close  

Last updated 18/01/2022