23 Aug 2018 | Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee
The Health Quality & Safety Commission board is seeking a new member to join the Maternal Mortality Review Working Group (MMRWG).
Applications close at 5pm on Friday 14 September 2018.
The MMRWG 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 the death of a woman while pregnant or within 42 days of a termination of pregnancy (miscarriage, termination or birth), as directed by the Board, for the purposes of improving care, quality and safety, and saving lives.
We are requesting nominations and applications for a Māori member to join the MMRWG. The applicant will have expertise in the areas of maternal and perinatal care, 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 any suitable candidates, please complete the nomination form and email it to MRCsecretariat@hqsc.govt.nz.
If you would like to apply directly, without nomination, please complete the application form and provide a current curriculum vitae, to the same email address.
For background on the Maternal Mortality Review Working Group please view the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee section of the Commission website.