The mental health and addiction (MHA) quality improvement programme aims to improve the quality and safety of mental health and addiction services and the experience of care for consumers. 

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Let’s get out and behind Mental Health Awareness Week

9 Oct 2017, Mental Health & Addiction Quality Improvement

Staff at the Health Quality & Safety Commission are being encouraged to ‘get out and into nature’ for at least an hour this week, to promote their mental health and wellbeing as part of Mental Health Awareness Week 2017.

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Community speaks up about mental health and addiction care

18 Sep 2017, Mental Health & Addiction Quality Improvement

Asking the question, ‘How can we improve services and outcomes for all?’ sparked vibrant debate and engagement from hundreds of people from across New Zealand’s mental health and addiction community during August.