14 Mar 2018 | Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee
Applications close Monday, 9 April 2018
The Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Board is seeking three new members to join the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee. The members will be from perinatal and maternal related disciplines of midwifery, obstetrics, neonatology, or primary care; and those with knowledge and experience in health service provision to Māori.
The Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee is a mortality review committee established under Section 59e of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000. The Committee is required to review and report on infant (up to 28 days) and maternal mortality and morbidity, as directed by the Board, for the purposes of improving care, quality and safety, and saving lives.
There are three positions available. We are requesting nominations for, and applications from, practitioners with expertise in the areas of maternal and perinatal care, midwifery, and primary care, and with knowledge and experience in health service provision to Māori.
All applicants are required to have the following:
Collectively, the committee must have the following expertise:
If you would like to nominate suitable candidates, please complete the nomination form below and email it to Dez McCormack.
If you would like to apply directly, without nomination, please complete the application form below and provide your current curriculum vitae, by email to Dez McCormack.